B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:
According to The Washington Post, on Wednesday the House rejected the Senate-passed long-term transportation reauthorization bill. The chamber will take up a short-term extension today.
Bloomberg says and independent analysis has found President Obama’s budget would raise taxes on 27 percent of U.S. households.
Bloomberg examines two reports issued yesterday about spending for travel at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
The New York Times looks at whether the worst of the European debt crisis has passed.
On the opinion pages: The Wall Street Journal says implementing the Buffett rule wouldn’t do much to cut the deficit.