Posted by | January 23, 2013 16:07 | Filed under: Top Stories

This was the easy way out for House Republicans.

The House bill, which needs a Senate vote and the president’s signature, requires the Senate to pass a budget by mid-April and threatens to withhold lawmakers’ pay if it fails to do so.

Senate Democratic leaders indicated the bill would be voted on in the coming days in the Senate, and the White House said that President Barack Obama would sign it into law if it reaches his desk.

By: Alan Colmes

Alan Colmes is the publisher of Liberaland.