Politico and Reuters report the House Appropriations Committee has approved the lowest discretionary spending cut in a decade.
Reuters says the president wants the Senate to make cuts to its farm bill. The Associated Press and Politico look at the Senate’s overall deliberations on the bill.
On May 14, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released its 2013 annual report on reducing overlap and duplication in government agencies. The yearly report identified 31 new areas where agencies could achieve higher cost savings and effectiveness.
After months of advocating for a “balanced approach” to our debt and deficits, it seems like the administration is pulling a 180 on the debt ceiling.
Bankrupting America, a project of Public Notice, today launched a Debt Ceiling Resource Center to provide facts and the latest news and developments as Congress debates increasing the nation’s debt ceiling this summer.