Conservatives Work to Sway Trump in Budget Battle

Republican and Democratic leaders are working with the White House on a deal to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling, but House conservatives are pressing the president to resist spending increases.

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney leave a meeting with top congressional leaders on a potential deal to raise the budget caps Tuesday.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

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