Lawmakers hash out budget differences: A roundup on tentative agreements


Senate and House budget negotiators got down to work late Monday as they hashed out more than 200 differences between the budgets each chamber passed.

When they left Monday, they had settled 107 of 225 differences between the two budgets. They returned Tuesday morning to hammer out differences as they continued progressing toward concluding business by the end of the week.

Here's a look at many of the major items the budget the conference committee has already tentatively agreed to after one round of negotiations:

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