Several retired members of Congress, when asked where it all went wrong, told the committee that staffers need better pay, and Congress as a whole needs a better grasp on technology, among other recommendations.
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Federal News Radio asked a panel of experts how they would solve the flawed budget process as part of our special report: Now or Never: Ideas to Save the Failing Budget Process. See what they had to say and tell us which ideas you think would work best.
Twenty states currently use biennial budgeting, with great results, says Congressman Reid Ribble. Rep. Ribble’s column is part of Federal News Radio’s special report, Now or Never: Ideas to Save the Failing Budget Process.