House Speaker John Boehner, seated, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, second from left, must deal with a host of serious fiscal deadlines in short order when Congress returns Tuesday from its August recess. In this Feb. 13, 2015 photo, Boehner signs the bill authorizing expansion of the Keystone XL pipeline.
House Speaker John Boehner, seated, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, second from left, must deal with a host of serious fiscal deadlines in short order when Congress returns Tuesday from its August recess. In this Feb. 13, 2015 photo, Boehner signs the bill authorizing expansion of the Keystone XL pipeline. J. Scott Applewhite AP
House Speaker John Boehner, seated, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, second from left, must deal with a host of serious fiscal deadlines in short order when Congress returns Tuesday from its August recess. In this Feb. 13, 2015 photo, Boehner signs the bill authorizing expansion of the Keystone XL pipeline. J. Scott Applewhite AP

Summer’s over for Congress, but budget deadlines keep heat on

September 08, 2015 02:00 AM

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