Republicans have passed the Paul Ryan-led budget plan by a vote of 228-191 in the House of Representatives, but has absolutely no chance of passing in the Senate and becoming law.
The vote was almost completely split along party lines, with 10 Republicans going across the aisle to oppose the measure. No Democrats voted for the measure.
Ryan, the chair of the House Budget Committee, announced the budget plan last week.
The House of Representatives successfully passed Republicans' 2014 budget on Thursday with four votes to spare, relying only upon GOP votes to advance Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan's third budget blueprint. The House voted 221-207, large... Read Post
The House passed the Republican's budget proposal, authored by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), largely along party lines, 228-191. It needed 218 to pass. Of note: 10 Republicans voted against the proposal, which is up from the only four Repu... Read Post