Nightly News | December 26, 2013
>> pete. it's finally done after a budget battle to the government shutdown this afternoon while on vacation in hawaii president obama signed the bipartisan budget bill . the deal amounts to about $63 billion in savings with across the board spending cuts and includes $85 billion in projected savings. the president signed a comprehensive defense bill authorizing about $500 billion in spending. it will give military personnel a pay raise of 1% and cracks down on sexual assault on the military. commanders will no longer be permitted to overturn jury convictions in sexual assault cases.