Morning Edition
7:59 am
Wed April 13, 2011

Morning Edition: Shutdown Averted, But Budget Cuts Abound

On Monday details of the budget deal that avoided a government shutdown Friday night were released.  Did it hurt or help Connecticut?

And Connecticut Congressman, John Larson, has teamed up with the oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens to introduce legislation this week that will push natural gas as a way of easing US dependence on oil.