Budget deal includes wildfire disaster

Budget deal includes wildfire disaster fund to end borrowing

WASHINGTON  /March 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  A spending bill slated for a vote in Congress includes a bipartisan plan to create a wildfire disaster fund to help combat increasingly severe wildfires that have devastated the West in recent years. The bill sets aside more than $20 billion over 10 years to allow the Forest Service … Continue reading Budget deal includes wildfire disaster fund to end borrowing