National Headlines 12-16-15

Conservatives give Ryan a pass on budget deal they despise (Politico)

Clinton leans on billionaire Warren Buffett (Politico)

Senate Intelligence not investigating Cruz (The Hill)

Fiscal deal winners and losers (The Hill)

Marco Rubio continues to highlight differences with Ted Cruz after debate (CBS News)

FBI chief: San Bernardino shooters did not publicly promote jihad on social media (Los Angeles Times)

Trump shrugs off the idea of an endorsement from Bush (Washington Post)

House Democrats raise concerns about spending deal but passage likely (Washington Post)

Feds revamp terror alert system: What you should know (Christian Science Monitor)

The provision in the budget agreement that could radically change student loan servicing (Washington Post)

Liftoff: Fed raises rates for first time since ’06 (USA Today)