budget proposals

Extreme Eating Awards and Crop Insurance
**For 10 years, The Cheesecake Factory has taken home at least one of the Center for Science in the Public Interest’s ‘Xtreme Eating Awards.’ But this year, the California-based chain earned two of the “dishonors.”
First is the Pasta N…
Congress Gets Letter From Farm Groups; de la Garza Dies
**As Congress meets to consider budget proposals and annual spending bills, a group of 59 farm, environmental, credit and young farmers organizations circulated letters Tuesday, urging them to “protect crop insurance and recognize its central importance to farmers, lenders and all of rural Ame…
Revenue Projections for Washington Higher Than Expected
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Lawmakers received a revenue forecast that shows they have a little more money to work with as the Senate and House prepare to release their budget proposals in the coming weeks.
The latest numbers released at Thursday's meeting of the state Economic and Revenue Forecast Council…