Presidential big spenders are burden on future

Freedom Newspapers A hundred billion here, a hundred billion there, and pretty soon you’re talking real money, to paraphrase the late Sen. Everett Dirksen. There’s a lot of real money — all of it borrowed on the promise that taxpayers will repay it — in a federal deficit expected to be a record $477 billion […]

Water authority to discuss fiscal agent

Special to the sun The Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority will meet at 2 p.m. today at the Melrose School Building. Among the items on the agenda are: n A new agreement between the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the authority. n Evaluation of proposals and selection of a fiscal agent for the authority. […]