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Sen. Stoms wants online spending, budgeting



State Sen. Ronda Storms says she has nifty legislation in mind to shine some light and hold governments accountable for their spending and taxing: getting every contract, every check written, every budget put on the Web, easily available for the public to review.

"It really shines the light of day onto these big, gargantuan budgets and holds people accountable," Storms, R-Brandon, said in a Political Connections interview airing at 11 a.m. today on Bay News 9. She expects to file a bill soon, and "I think that it has a very good chance of seeing the light of day, if not this year then next year. I know I have at least four years."

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[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 1:30pm]


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