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- Trimming the trillions. Gray, Robert T. // Nation's Business;Jun95, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p33
Reports on the balanced budget debate of legislators in the United States. Views on debt accumulation; Tax increases; Effect of budget design procedure on Congress; Preliminary forecast spending by the House; Role of the balanced-budget amendment; Impact of Republican victory in the 1994...
- DIVIDED WE FALL? Baumann, David // National Journal;4/19/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 16, p1229
Discusses the debate among U.S. legislators on the fiscal 2004 budget resolution. Tax cut that U.S. President George W. Bush and most congressional conservatives want; Comments from U.S. House Speaker J. Dennis Haster (R-Ill.), about the secret agreement of Charles Grassley (R-Iowa).
- House Passes Slightly Cut Agriculture Appropriation. // Human Events;06/25/99, Vol. 55 Issue 23, p27
Reports that on June 8, 1999, the United States House passed the Agriculture Appropriations bill which calls for spending on agriculture and conservation programs during fiscal year 2000. Information on the legislation; Views of liberal Representative Stenny Hoyer (D.-Md.) on the issue; Who...
- Senators press for biennial federal budget. Resnick, Amy B.; Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;11/02/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30512, p5
Focuses on the effort launched by United States senators to convert the federal budget to a two-year cycle. Rationale behind the move; Budget Committee Chairman Pete V. Domenici's comment about the initiative; Background on the appropriations process; Benefits expected from the move.
- Inversions hot topic for Dems. Needham, Vicki; Schroeder, Pete; Circilli, Kevin // Hill;9/9/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 93, p13
The article reports that the U.S. lawmakers are formulating resolutions to keep government funding up and prevent a shutdown by passing a funding bill.
- CONGRESS OFF TO A SLOW START APPROVING 2003 SPENDING BILLS. Winston, Sherie; Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/08/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 2, p13
Focuses on the delay of approving the fiscal 2003 spending bills by federal lawmakers in the U.S. Number of appropriations bills approved; Budget for construction and repair projects; Views of Peter Loughlin, senior director of congressional relations on the funding bills.
- The Gold Crisis: THE BUDGET SHOULD BE BALANCED. Byrd, Harry F. // Vital Speeches of the Day;7/1/62, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p565
Presents the text of the speech delivered by Harry F. Byrd, Senator from Virginia, at the 67th annual convention of the Delaware Bankers Association, in Wilmington, Delaware on May 10, 1962, concerning ways to balance the budget.
- Time To Revisit Last Year's "Compromise" Tax Breaks For the Rich. SILVERSTEIN, MICHAEL // Moderate Voice;3/3/2011, p11
The article presents several proposals in remedying the federal budget crisis in the U.S. It is suggested to revisit debate on tax-cuts and the extension of lower income tax rates imposed to well-to-do earners. The author indicated the need to cut programs for the poor and middle class, along...
- LEGISLATIVE LOWDOWN. Franc, Michael // Human Events;12/13/2004, Vol. 60 Issue 42, p12
Stresses the importance of U.S. House rules to support an agenda on government spending. Implication of power in the legislative body; Contention on the capability of President George W. Bush and his Republican allies to enact legislative reform agenda; Factors that affect the legislators'...