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Morning Buzz – Nov. 18, 2010
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In attempting to cut budget deficits, politicians inevitably pass tough decisions down to the next level of government. This story in yesterday’s Wall Street Journal illustrates the decisions state and local governments–which must balance their budgets–have made in tough economic times, and how new attempts to cut the federal budget will likely have trickle-down effects on state and local budgets.
Look for headlines on how Virginia might further tighten its budget this week as budget-writing committees in both houses of the General Assembly hear updates on the state budget.