9th District Congressional candidates express views on nation's budget

Thursday, October 28, 2010 | 8:19 p.m. CDT; updated 1:41 p.m. CDT, Friday, October 29, 2010

COLUMBIA —With the national debt hovering around $13.5 trillion and projected to grow quickly — and with Congress struggling to assemble a budget for a fiscal year that began almost a month ago, the federal budget continues to be a growing concern for many Americans.