N.Y.C. Independent Budget Office Casts Doubt on Recovery Money
- Senate Poised to OK Relief Bill With More Levee Repair Funds. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/4/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32374, p32
The article reports on the United States Senate's possible approval of a supplemental appropriations bill that would provide 7.6 billion dollars in emergency funding for temporary rental housing vouchers and flood mitigation programs. It comes with 3.7 billion dollars for levee repairs in...
- Congressional Negotiators Agree on Supplemental Spending. Kinnander, Ola; Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;7/19/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31431, p4
Reports the approval of the supplemental appropriations package by the House and Senate negotiators in the U.S. Finance for the highway and airport projects; Assistance to the business enterprises in New York City; Allocation of budget for disaster relief program.
- Disaster-relief funding available to farmers. // American Nurseryman;3/15/2008, Vol. 207 Issue 6, p30
The article reports on the availability of disaster-relief funding to farmers in the United States. An appropriations package which was approved by the House in December 2007 extended the deadline for disaster assistance to U.S. farmers affected by droughts and freezes. The extension made funds...
- Vulnerable House Republicans break with leaders on disaster aid offset pledge. Lederman, Josh // Hill;9/8/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 120, p32
The article reports on the opposition of U.S. House Republicans in New York and New Jersey to the proposed disaster aid with spending cuts in 2011.
- Katrina May Push Loan Rates Higher. // National Mortgage News;9/26/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 52, p2
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- Action on Public Measures By Senate and House, January 17, to February 4, 1931. // Congressional Digest;Mar1931, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p89
The article presents a report of the actions on public measures made by the U.S. Senate and House, from January 17 to February 4, 1931. The report shows a bill of appropriations and various amendments made in the field of agriculture, aviation, campaign expenses, fair trade bill, copyright...
- The Red Cross Took a Beating on the Disaster Front. // Saturday Evening Post;3/29/1958, Vol. 230 Issue 39, p10
Comments on the amount of budget proposed by the American Red Cross for fiscal year 1958. Factors that contributed to the decline in the reserves of the organization for disaster relief efforts; Status of the funding for the organization.
- COURTING DISASTER. Beinart, Peter // New Republic;07/07/97, Vol. 217 Issue 1, p11
Exposes the anomaly behind budget appropriations for emergency disaster relief in the U.S. Budget deficits experienced by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency in 1994, 1995 and 1996; Reasons behind the creation of emergency supplemental appropriation bills by the U.S. Congress; Factors...
- Hypocrisy on Disaster Relief. Fenn, Peter // U.S. News Digital Weekly;9/9/2011, Vol. 3 Issue 36, p22
The author criticizes Virginia Republican Governor Bob McDonnell for requesting 39 million U.S. dollars in federal disaster relief for the state hit by Hurricane Irene after criticizing government spending.