February 7, 2018 / 5:46 PM / 10 months ago

U.S. budget deal to add $300 bln in spending over two years –W.House

WASHINGTON, Feb 7 (Reuters) - A U.S. congressional budget deal is expected to increase spending by about $300 billion over two years, White House legislative affairs director Marc Short said on Wednesday.

Asked about reports that the deal would raise spending by $300 billion, Short told reporters that it would be announced shortly and would be “just shy” of that. (Reporting by Amanda Becker; Writing by Susan Heavey)

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