Appropriations Approves $32B for First Responders

Sanchez, Humberto
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/11/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31903, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the House Appropriations Committee approved a multibillion fiscal 2005 spending package for the Department of Homeland Security, including multibillion for the nation's emergency response personnel in the United States. Balance between funding high-risk communities and providing support for states and localities who are striving to achieve and maintain minimum levels of preparedness; House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's approval of legislation that would provide multi-billion budget in fiscal 2006 to states and cities.


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