For the past couple of days, members of the House of Representatives have been debating many different proposals for a Fiscal Year 2013 budget blueprint. Oklahoma Rep, James Lankford is a member of the House Budget Committee. He explains why the Obama administration’s budget was defeated 414-0 on Wednesday night and why he’s strongly supportive of the plan unveiled last week by Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan. Lankford gives us some insight into the budgetary priorities of House Democrats and what he thinks of the Republican Study Committee budget we profiled on Wednesday. The RSC budget was being voted upon as we spoke. It was ultimately defeated 285-136, meaning dozens of Republicans voted against it.
Inside the Budget Battle
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