Budget wrangling continues on Capitol Hill. House Speaker John Boehner has said he will support President Obama is raising the debt ceiling if democrats agree to major budget cuts. Meanwhile, the President is setting the stage for 2012 budget negotiations. Erik Wasson, Staff Writer for The Hill Newspaper, told Federal News Radio he thinks the Gang of Six Senators’ efforts at fiscal proposal running out of steam.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-9 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.