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- Campaign Finance Reform Must Not Be Ignored. McCain, John // USA Today Magazine;Mar2000, Vol. 128 Issue 2658, p10
Comments on politics and government in the United States (US). Management of public finance; Effect of ending public contributions to tax reform administration; Views on the attitude of American citizens; Reform for election campaign laws.
- The End of Muni Bonds? Holeywell, Ryan // Governing;Jan2013, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p17
The article offers information on the prediction of the end of municipal bonds in the U.S. Government. It informs that municipal bonds are exempt from federal income tax that allows state and local governments to pay investors at a lower interest rate. According to financial experts the...
- Political Money: What For? Buckley Jr., William F. // National Review;12/31/1997, Vol. 49 Issue 25, p62
The article discusses issues related to government and campaign spending in the United States. The 1996 political campaign costs reached to $2.2 billion. The median expenditure for the U.S. House seat is $559,807 and for the U.S. Senate seat is $3.5 million. Philip Morris, the tobacco giant has...
- Cities' revenues continue falling. // American City & County;Oct2012, Vol. 127 Issue 10, p13
Statistics revealed by the "City Fiscal Conditions" report on U.S. cities and counties are presented, which includes the percentage of finance officers who expressed the inability of the city to meet its needs in 2012, the percentage of finance officers who think that their city was less...
- AIMING FOR ACCURACY. Weinstock, Matthew // Government Executive;Jul2002, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p55
Describes the poor facilities and performance of financial management in the U.S. federal government. Unqualified timely audit on annual financial statements; Failure of the financial management systems to meet transaction standard; Ineffectiveness of computer system.
- Senate Appropriations Committee Approves 2002 Spending Package. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/15/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31243, p4
Reports the approval of fiscal 2002 spending bill by United States Senate Appropriations Committee. Provisions of the bill; Activation on the district affairs and finances; Plea of Mayor Anthony A. Williams to the US administration.
- Holding the center. Rosendall, Richard J. // Bay Windows;10/24/2013, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p7
The author discusses the American politics including the removal of a stenographer in the U.S. House of Representatives after she interrupted the vote on debt ceiling deal and government funding, budget battles, and nomination of Tom Wheeler as Federal Communications Commission Chairman.
- The underfunded commitment to justice. Harrel, Morris // American Bar Association Journal;Apr83, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p528
Focuses on failure of the public to make the connection between commitment to justice and the level of funding necessary for this vital national purpose in the United States. Essential objective of U.S. form of government; Evidence of public concern about the adequacy and quality of system of...
- Delinquent debts uncollected. // Government Executive;Jan1998, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p5
Reports on the United States federal government's collection of debts from individuals and businesses in the United States. Applicability of the Debt Collection Act written by Representative Carolyn Maloney; Steps taken by the Department of Treasury's Financial Management Service.