News Taco To Go: Gas, Spending, Ex-Cons, Egypt And Budget
$4 a gallon gas is set to hit most states as the usual summer gas price hikes meet $100 a barrel oil.
Meanwhile, consumer spending rose .4% in March, but most of that went to gas.
40% of ex-cons go back to jail within 3 years, according to a study from the Pew Center on the States.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and two of his sons are being detained by the new Egyptian government for 15 days pending an investigation.
President Barack Obama has taken a cue from Republicans and is now trying to get tough on cutting the budget, outlining his plan in a speech today.
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