TITLE

Budget stalls in election-year standoff

AUTHOR(S)
Preston, Mark
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
American City & County;Sep2002, Vol. 117 Issue 13, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on appropriation bills and on the creation of the Department of Homeland Security in the U.S. as of September 2002. Involvement of U.S. Conference of Mayors in the appropriations process; Budget proposed by the Senate; Criticism of the proposed cuts to the community Oriented Police Service program and the Local Law Enforcement Block Grant.
ACCESSION #
7445792

 

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