Articles in Category: 'Appropriations'

By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: December 27, 2010 4:05 AM
The congressional lame-duck session finally ended Christmas week for both the Senate and the House. The 112th Congress will begin at 12 noon on Wednesday, Jan. 5.
 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: June 6, 2011 3:55 AM

Time is of the essence when it comes to our nation’s financial health, but you wouldn’t know it if you looked at the House and Senate schedule this week.

 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: October 17, 2011 3:55 AM

This week the Senate will be debating the second of the 12 appropriations bills that together make up the full funding of our federal government.

 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: October 24, 2011 3:55 AM
This week the Senate debated the appropriations “minibus” that encompasses three major appropriations/spending bills into one bill.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 8, 2011 3:55 AM

U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., chairman of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, named members of his party to the various appropriations subcommittees Friday -- and three Florida Republicans won some plum assignments, giving the Sunshine State a large seat at the table when Congress sets federal expenditures.

 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: September 13, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Congress comes back to D.C. this week after its August recess, which was packed with overseas travel, some constituent meetings and lots of hours spent “dialing for dollars.”

 
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By: Michael Peltier News Service of Florida | Posted: April 3, 2010 12:15 AM
THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSSEE, April 1, 2010…. Democrats won a temporary battle, but ultimately were unable to prevent Republicans from voting to cut a monthly subsidy for state retirees in on Thursday.
 
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