Economic stimulus oversight panel to meet

HONOLULU (AP) - The panel that oversees spending of federal economic stimulus funds is set to discuss how dollars for health care and parks have been spent.

The Legislative Federal Economic Stimulus Program Oversight Commission will convene on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the state Capitol.

It will focus on how funds distributed to the state in conjunction with the National Park Service and the Hawaii Primary Care Association have been used.

The panel has already held several meetings and has more scheduled after Tuesday.

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