J.W.’s News Update: Monday November 21, 2011
The Texarkana Arkansas City Board meets tonight. The meeting gets underway at 5;30 with a City Budget Workshop, Then a Texarkana Water Utilities Budget Workshop at 6;30 followed by the regular meeting at 7pm. The public is invited to attend the open portion of tonights meetings.
No one is holding out hope of any last minute surprise agreement to cut $1.2 trillions dollars in deficits over the next decade. The special bi-partisan “supercommittee” of Congress is expected to call it quits with no agreement. No agreement is supposed to mean qutomatic spending reductions across the board starting in 2013.
The Dallas Cowboys won in overtime yesterday in D.C. over the Redskins. Next up is the Thanksgiving Day game at home vs. the Miami Dolphins.