NEW YORK, Dec 11- Stock markets worldwide slipped on Wednesday after a budget deal in Washington removed some of the fiscal uncertainty hanging over the economy, boosting expectations the Federal Reserve may soon start reducing stimulus.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is skeptical the bipartisan budget agreement reached last night will pass a vote in Congress.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 9:04 AM ET
The "Squawk on the Street" team discuss the bipartisan budget agreement. Cramer says there is reason to be optimistic, but Washington usually does not help the stock market.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 9:01 AM ET
CNBC's Betha Coombs reports close to 365,000 people have enrolled nationally for health insurance plans through the exchanges in November. More than 4 times as many people signed up for plans in November than in October.