Ryan, R-Wis., said on “On the Record” the compromise both moves toward what he wanted, which was a step toward fiscal conservatism and deficit reduction, and what Murray, D-Wash., wanted, which was relief from the sequester.
Will said is the budget deal proposes doing away with sequester cuts McConnell helped put in place.
Newly declassified documents show that former CIA Director Leon Panetta revealed secret information to "Zero Dark Thirty" scriptwriter Mark Boal, who was allowed to attend Panetta's speech at CIA headquarters marking the raid that killed Usama bin Laden.
Lead negotiators Senate Budget Committee chairman Patty Murray, D-Wash., and House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., detailed the specifics of the proposal at an evening press conference.
The president’s job approval score is currently at 38 percent, down from 39 percent in a Nov. 12 poll.