Comments for: Angus King appointed to panel charged with solving post-shutdown budget impasse

Posted Oct. 17, 2013, at 1:03 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Sen. Angus King was appointed Thursday to a bipartisan, bicameral committee tasked with developing a long-term budget plan by Dec. 13. The committee was created by the same piece of legislation approved by Congress on Wednesday night that ended the 16-day government shutdown, raised the U.S. debt limit …

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