Obama’s fiscal 2014 budget is not expected to arrive on Capitol Hill until possibly March.
Lester said he expects the fiscal 2014 budget to include a larger quotient of guesswork than in the past, since even the fiscal framework for the current year is up in the air. “I’m guessing there will be lots of asterisks in that budget,” he said.
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.