Politics & Government

February 24, 2011

California mayors urge caution on federal budget cuts

Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin is a loyal Republican who nonetheless fears her city could suffer under GOP budget-cutting. Citing proposed reductions in community block grants and urban programs, Swearengin on Thursday joined West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and other city leaders in warning about the tight spending bill approved by the House last week.

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