Senator Roy Blunt
The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a spending bill on Tuesday that makes deep cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency by more than $500 million.
Charlie Brennan – Thursday, May 29th – Jim McCausland on the Death of His Son and the VA Hospital System
Charlie talks with Jim McCausland, whose son, U.S. Army Capt. Thomas “Casey” McCausland, died at the age of 32, due to PTSD, about the VA medical system.
Congress is making a move that may help keep the Boeing Super Hornet assembly line funded and open here in St. Louis
Blunt is a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee.
McCaskill says the final version sent Thursday to President Barack Obama contains no earmarks — thanks to an amendment she sponsored.
They also questioned whether the Corps executed reservoir releases properly, and what roles meteorological forecasts and species concerns played in the Corps’ decision making.
FEMA put some Joplin projects on hold.
Charlie talks about an upcoming rally to protest politicians who support plans to cut Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security and federal employees. Also, a new program from Capitol Innovators which will help give young businesses their start.