Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Mayor Martin O'Malley speak on the budget negotiations in Washington

Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Mayor Martin O'Malley speak on the budget negotiations in Washington

Mayor Martin O'Malley (D-MD) (L) and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) speak on the need to reach a comprehensive and balance agreement on deficit reduction in Washington on July 21, 2011. UPI/Kevin Dietsch