TITLE

FY '06 Budget Battle Begins

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Mar2005, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into budget negotiations for fiscal year 2006 for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) . Amount of money proposed to fund the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program; Discussion of grants for local law enforcement organizations; Establishment of DHS Homeland Security operations center.
ACCESSION #
16502331

 

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