How to handle a budget deficit

The first budget has come in, and the first spending bill has gone down.

That means a little bit of good news for fiscal conservatives and the Republican Party as they attempt to pass a big spending package by the end of the month.

But the good news isn’t all that great.

There are still a lot of things to address and we don’t have all the numbers yet.

Here’s what to expect, and how we got here.