Comments for: Sen. King praises budget progress, Obama says deal a good first step

Posted Dec. 10, 2013, at 10:13 p.m.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Tuesday praised a bipartisan budget deal as a good start and urged the Congress to quickly pass a budget based on the accord. “Today’s bipartisan budget agreement is a good first step,” Obama said in a statement. “I want to call on members of …

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