SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO-AM) U.S. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) today issued the following statement following the passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act.
“The passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act represents a good stocking stuffer for South Dakota and our country,” said Johnson. “It is certainly better than the lump of coal many were expecting if we had failed to reach this bipartisan compromise.”
“We can now get back to regular order in the appropriations process and provide much-needed certainty to federal agencies and our economy. The passage of this budget bill shows what Congress can do when both sides are willing to compromise and work together in the interest of the