House GOP Attempting Balanced Budget Amendment


House Republicans are eyeing a vote on a balanced budget amendment when lawmakers return to Washington from their spring recess, taking another stab at a longtime GOP priority that’s eluded them for more than three decades.

The vote, which could take place next month, is part of a deal struck last year between Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina, chairman of the conservative Republican Study Committee, a GOP aide confirmed Thursday.

Mr. Walker and other conservatives agreed to support a budget blueprint that paved the way for …

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