Senate Ups House Ante, Pushes Spending Near $60 Billion
- Support for science is firm as emergency raises budget. Davis, Matthew // Nature;9/27/2001, Vol. 413 Issue 6854, p336
Reports on United States lawmakers' agreement for a bipartisan funding package that would increase spending on most science programmes. Opportunity for the Congress to proceed with stalled funding bills for the 2002 fiscal year; Total spending for the National Institutes of Health and for the...
- States and the union. Constantino, Darren // Pit & Quarry;Feb2011, Vol. 103 Issue 8, p4
The article focuses on the author's views on the proposed 2.5 trillion U.S. dollar worth of reduction in federal spending for 2021 and its ramification on the U.S. transportation system. The author argues that the proposal manifests the failure of President Barack Obama to fulfill his promise of...
- Highway Programs Facing a Major Hit. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;01/18/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30809, p5
Reports on the United States Congress' approval of across-the-board spending reductions, designed to prevent Social Security Trust Fund revenues from being used to offset other federal spending. Reductions in the Department of Transportation's budget; Implications for highway programs and...
- Bush's budget comes under assault on Capitol Hill. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;3/28/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 13, p4
Reports the release of a set of seven budget principles for the nation by the Congressional Black Caucus. Basis of the budget principles; Terms and specifications of the budget; Criticism of the organization on the budget resolution pushed by the Bush administration.
- Cox Report: Increased Spending Drove Deficit. // Human Events;3/3/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 8, p3
Presents graphs concerning the spending of the U.S. federal government in 2002.
- House Panel Gives Nod to HUD, SRF Spending Package. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;7/19/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31184, p5
Reports the approval of the spending package bill in fiscal 2002 by the House Appropriations Committee in the United States. Budget allocated for the clean water state revolving loan fund; Inclusions of the budget allocations; Trouble encountered on the appropriation bill.
- LAWMAKERS HIKE 2002 FUNDING FOR DOE CLEANUP, TRANSIT. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/23/2001, Vol. 247 Issue 4, p11
Reports the Senate appropriations for the fiscal 2002 spending bills in the United States. Recommendation of the Senate to acquire more budget for key transportation programs; Increase of funds for major repairs of the General Services Administration; Approval of the environmental cleanup...
- Disabling impact of sequestration. Pollak, Suzanne // Washington Jewish Week;2/21/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p1
The article focuses on the implications of the enactment of sequestration on people with disabilities in the U.S. It says that with the said that the move will cut 5.2% of the funds from various government programs related to housing, jobs and transportation. It states that many mentally ill...
- Transportation Funding to Have Major Shortfall This Summer. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;1/17/2014, Vol. 123 Issue F303, p1
The article reports that the U.S. federal transportation infrastructure program Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21) will experience funding shortage during the summer season in 2014. Topics discussed include the reviewal of the public transit systems by U.S. Senate Banking...