US budget plan compromise met with mixed reception

Washington D.C., Dec 23, 2013 / 08:24 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A federal budget framework resulting from dialogue and compromise in Washington, D.C., drew both praise and caution from the head of the U.S. bishops’ committee on domestic justice and human development. “Millions of working families across the country and around the world struggle to survive and achieve stability,” said Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami, after the House approved the bill. “While this … [Read more...]