B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:
Federal spending was at its highest level ever in March. Dow Jones has the story.
The Beckley Register-Herald says Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin (D) believes the size of the national debt is the greatest threat to the country.
Fox News reports GSA sponsored a week-long trip to Hawaii for employees to attend a ribbon cutting that lasted one hour.
According to The Huffington Post, the federal government is spending $40 million a year to mow the lawns of foreclosed homes.
Politico has asked the White House to halt economically-costly or controversial regulations until after the election in November.