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Washington Democratic Sen. Patty Murray and Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) have announced they've created a Super-Deficit Reduction website for people to track progress and check on key issues addressed.
The official name is Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction site, DeficitReduction.gov.
This public website will allow visitors to view the latest news and notices, live stream hearings and submit suggestions for the Committee’s consideration. Viewers may also access the adopted rules of the committee and navigate to each member’s personal website.
It also allows citizens to voice concerns.
The 2011 Defense Department appropriations bill, which we mentioned in an earlier post here, has moved through the Senate Appropriations Committee.
The vote was 18-12. The bill includes three items items inserted by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., which provides money for three Spokane tech agencies or firms.
Those items are covered in the earlier post. The next step is consideration of the bill by the full Senate. It’s not clear when that will occur.
Patty Murray, D-Wash., has added language to the 2011 defense appropriation bill that would benefit area businesses and organizations. Here are the key Eastern Washington items added to the bill, which is now being considered by the Senate Appropriations Committee.