READ: Here’s the full summary of the budget deal

December 10, 2013

Below is a full summary of the budget deal struck by Paul Ryan and Patty Murray this evening.

If it passes Congress, the deal would fund the government through the fall of 2015, cancel about $65 billion in sequestration cuts over the next two years, and save $85 billion elsewhere in the budget through a combination of cuts and fees. But there are smaller provisions here, too:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/files/2013/12/SHORTSUMMARY_final.pdf

Further reading: Here's Ezra Klein's top-line analysis of the deal.

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