Thursday May 9
US Senator addresses proposed 2014 budget
This week U.S. Senator Mike Johann's oversees his first hearing as the ranking member of the Senate Appropriates Subcommittee on Financial Services'. Johanns acknowledges the budget's small move toward entitlement reform, but says it is overshadowed by increased spending, added debt, and higher taxes.
Heineman weighs in on wildfire bill
Heineman says state emergency officials need operational control of the planes to maintain a clear chain-of-command when coordinating their response to fires.