By: Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman
December 12, 2013 07:10 PM EST
A bipartisan group of lawmakers leaves the capitol after the budget vote. | John Shinkle/POLITICO
House Republicans and big money conservative groups are going through a breakup.
Groups like FreedomWorks and Heritage Action demanded Republicans reject Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget deal — or else.
But 169 Republicans approved it anyway Thursday night.
And even though the deal itself was relatively small, it’s still a big moment for House Republicans. Continue reading “GOP and conservative groups: The breakup begins”