B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:
According to Politico, President Obama and Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor are joining together on a legislative package for small businesses.
National Journal says Americans still oppose the bailouts of the auto companies.
Fox News reports detainees at Guantanamo Bay were the recipients of a new $750,000 soccer field.
Politico says the President’s jobs council is not ready to weigh in on corporate tax reform.
The Hill notes the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 13,000 for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis. Still, according toReuters, it could be years before the unemployment rate is back down to where it was before the crisis.