J.W.’s News Update: Monday November 21, 2011
The Texarkana Arkansas City Board meets tonight. The meetings get underway at 5:30 with a City Budget Workshop, with a Texarkana Water Utilites Budget Workshop at 6:30, followed by the regular meeting at 7PM.
No one is holding out hope of any last minute surpised agreements to cut $1.2 trillion dollars in deficits over the next decade. The special bi-partisan ” supercommittee” of Congress is expected to call it quits without any agreement. No agreement is supposed to mean automatic spending reductions across the board starting in 2013.
The Dallas Cowboys improved to 6-4 with an overtime victory on the road yesterday in D.C. against the Redskins. Next up is the Thanksgiving Day game at home vs. the Miami Dolphins.