Education emerges as most burning issue in budget addresses
- Closed for Business. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;11/1/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31256, p51
Reports on the progress in the negotiation for the 2002 state budget of Florida at the U.S Congress. Impetus to the failure of the House to pass an economic stimulus bill; Comparative version of the House and Senate budget plans.
- Republican hypocrites. Niedowski, Erika // Washington Monthly;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 29 Issue 7/8, p24
States that the House Republican bolted their party to defeat a measure increasing committee budgets by more than $20 million. Remarks from the members of the party coming from different states supporting their action; Objective of the republicans in opposing the committee budget increase:...
- Recent Action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;Feb95, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p41
Reports on activities in Congress pertaining to the federal budget. Defeat of S.J. Res. 41; Defeat of H.J. Res. 103; Top ten priorities of the Republican Congress' `Contract With America'; Approval of H.J. Res. 1; Hearings on S.J. Res. 1.
- Senate clears commerce, state, justice spending bill. // Human Events;11/6/93, Vol. 53 Issue 45, p22
Reports on the Senate approval of the final version of the Commerce, Justice and State Appropriations bill. Components of the House-approved bill; Inclusion of National Endowment for Democracy's budget in the bill; Other budget allocations in the bill; List of senators that participated in the...
- This balancing act will cost both jobs and income. Rose, Joan R. // Medical Economics;12/11/95, Vol. 72 Issue 23, p206
Reports that according to a study conducted for the Greater New York Hospital Association, the US Congress' plan to balance the budget by 2002 could have serious economic consequences. Impact of reduction in federal health spending on employment; Negative effect on personal income.
- Final budget deal excludes most GOP foreign-aid cuts. Bennett, John T. // Hill;4/13/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p6
The article reports on the government spending plan for 2011 which excludes most foreign aid cuts that were previously approved by the House in the U.S.
- THE REAL BUDGET PROBLEM. Henderson, David R.; Schiff, Lenore // Fortune;10/2/1995, Vol. 132 Issue 7, p63
Asserts that the only way truly to cut Congress' spending is to end the perverse incentives built into the budget process. History of the Congress' budgeting system, from 1790 to 1995; Analogy to separate checks versus a single check when ordering at a restaurant; Who would lose if Congress...
- Ending Congress' phony budget cuts. Greenberg, Dan // National Minority Politics;Sep94, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p22
Calls for the end to false budget cuts implemented by Congress. Congressional subcommittees' budget cut ploys; Federal budget process; Appropriations issues; Proposed measures against phony budget cuts; A-to-Z Spending Cuts plan; Deficit Reduction Lock-Box Act; Proposed use of real federal...
- Deal should not come at expense of the poor. Beckmann, David // Hill;12/11/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 138, p22
The author reflects on the moral aspects of the budget deal decisions by the U.S. Congress for 2013, which is seen to affect the interests of the poor.
- Funding delays spark lame duck session. Malloy, Cy // Concrete Products;Dec2000, Vol. 103 Issue 12, p45
Reports on the funding decisions of the United States Congress as of December 2000. Allocation of funds for the Federal Highway Administration; Budget of the National Highway System; Negotiations for the ergonomics legislation.