James McIntire http://www.kplu.org en Lawmakers consider ideas to limit rising debt http://www.kplu.org/post/lawmakers-consider-ideas-limit-rising-debt <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-954099.mp3</p><p>Washington&#39;s total debt load is twice the national median &ndash; and one of the highest in the nation. That&#39;s the warning from the State Treasurer. Now lawmakers are considering two proposals to cap how much Washington can borrow for capital construction projects.</p><p> Wed, 23 Feb 2011 18:51:54 +0000 Austin Jenkins & KPLU News Staff 857 at http://www.kplu.org Lawmakers consider ideas to limit rising debt