Republicans Talk About Skipping Next Budget

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UNITED STATES - Dec 11: House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., during a news conference where republican leaders discussed the new budget proposal after House Republican Caucus in the U.S. Capitol on December 11, 2013. (Photo By Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call) | Douglas Graham via Getty Images

House Republicans are quietly discussing the option of not writing a budget in 2014, a maneuver that would free up time on the legislative calendar and protect GOP lawmakers from a potentially damaging vote in an election year.

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