Sunday night must-read: Congressional lawmakers secretly working on ‘Grand Bargain’

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“A small, bipartisan group of lawmakers in both the House and Senate are secretly drafting deficit grand bargain legislation that cuts entitlements and raises new revenue,” The Hill reports.

“Sources said that the task of actually writing the bills is well underway, but core participants in the regular meetings do not yet know when the bills can be unveiled… The talks are so sensitive that some members involved do not yet want to be identified.”

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