B.A. Spending Daily
Here’s a roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories:
Bloomberg looks at the disagreement between lawmakers and the President over how much spending to authorize for the the military next year.
The Hill says lawmakers have criticized the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision to hold a conference in Hawaii. The projected cost? $1 million.
According to The Hill, HHS will spend $20 million on public relations efforts to promote the 2010 health care reform law.
On the opinion pages: Nicholas N. Owens looks at regulatory burdens on small business such as Rob Latham’s of South Carolina. Make sure to check out the latest installment in the “Story of Business” series, depicting Mr. Latham’s fight against excessive regulation.