Inside Washington - Dec. 15, 2013

(WJLA) - On this week's edition of Inside Washington with Gordon Peterson:

-Congress appears to be on the verge of passing a 2-year bipartisan budget deal, breaking a longstanding deadlock and averting worries of future government shutdowns

-As the budget deal nears, the GOP's feud with itself - namely the Tea Party - boils over for House Speaker John Boehner

-Amid his lowest approval ratings, President Barack Obama reboots his White House staff

-Time Magazine names Pope Francis its person of the year