The nation in brief

Posted: February 4, 2014 at 3:30 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “Expectations will be high, but the money is not going to be enough to satisfy everyone’s expectations.” Scott Pattison, executive director of the National Association of State Budget Officers, on surpluses that have prompted debates in state governments about what to do with the money

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