B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:
Politico looks at the House’s effort to replace some of the automatic spending cuts to take effect next January with other cuts.
The Daily Caller says federal stimulus dollars have been used to lobby state governments in favor of tax increases on certain products.
Politico notes another lawmaker is calling for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s regulators to be replaced.
Politico looks at efforts to trim the federal workforce.