TITLE

Corps 2006 Budget Picture Brightens

AUTHOR(S)
Ichniowski, Tom
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;6/27/2005, Vol. 254 Issue 25, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that firms that pursue United States. Corps of Engineers work groaned after U.S. President George W. Bush proposed a 14% cut in the 2006 civil works budget. The energy and water bill the Senate panel approved June 16 allots $5.3 billion to civil works, up 5% from 2005. That includes $2.1 billion for the construction account, a 13% jump. Another industry source says that in the current budget climate, there are some other programs that are being treated much more severely than the Corps civil works program.
ACCESSION #
17564254

 

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