Federal Budget and Debt Ceiling

Erik Wasson talked about some of the details of $1 trillion omnibus federal spending bill passed by the House and Senate. Topics… read more

Erik Wasson talked about some of the details of $1 trillion omnibus federal spending bill passed by the House and Senate. Topics included the defense budget; funding decreases for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; the Postal Service; and the politics behind some members of Congress who voted against the bill. He also discussed the upcoming debate on raising the debt ceiling, the farm bill, and immigration reform.

A portion of a documentary on 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney was shown.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows at the conclusion of the program. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Federal Budget and Debt Ceiling

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 19, 2014
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2014

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  • Jan 19, 2014 | 8:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 2:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
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