Senate Names Budget Conferees–So What About Reconciliation? | Talking Points Memo

Just as a quick addendum to this post: The Senate agreed last night to send Sens. Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Judd Gregg (R-NH)–the chair and ranking member of the Budget Committee–and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) to the budget conference committee. There they will hash out all the differences between the Senate’s budget and the House’s.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at