05/17/07--House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Budget Chairman Kent Conrad, D-N.D., congratulate each other at the close of a news conference after the Democratic-led Congress adopted a $2.9 trillion fiscal 2008 budget resolution Thursday that sets up a showdown with President Bush over domestic spending. In background is Col. Steve Strobridge (USAF Ret.), of the Military Officers Association of America. Final action came when the Senate adopted the measure by a 52-40 vote,...
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