House Passes Ryan Budget 228-191

The Republican-led House passed the Paul Ryan budget on a party line vote of 228-191.

No Democrats voted for the measure, and 10 Republicans defected.

The blueprint, which is seen as a nonstarter in the Senate, radically overhauls Medicare and could potentially spark off another government shutdown battle later this year.

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