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Annual Spending Bills - US Government - About.com
The House and Senate Appropriations Committees now take the total aggregate spending allocations from the Budget Resolution and divide the amount into ...
The Congressional Committee System - US Government - About.com
agriculture, nutrition and forestry;; appropriations, which holds the federal purse strings and is therefore one of the most powerful Senate committees;; armed ...
A Continuing Resolution - U.S. Government Info/Resources
(a) Such amounts as may be necessary under the authority and conditions provided in the applicable appropriations Act for the fiscal year 1999 for continuing ...
What Is an Appropriation in US Politics?
In the U.S. Congress, all appropriations bills must originate in the House of Representatives, and they provides the legal authority needed to spend or obligate ...
The Difference Between Authorization and Appropriation - US Politics
Describes the difference between authorization of a program and appropriations for a program.
Federal Budget Process - US Economy - About.com
Dec 20, 2014 ... First, the House Appropriations Subcommittees prepare their bills and pass their bills internally. These bills go to the Senate, which revises and ...
What Is an Earmark? - Political Definition - US Politics - About.com
Thus, an earmark circumvents the appropriations process, as outlined in the Constitution, where Congress grants a lump sum of money to a Federal agency ...
Sweat Lodge Trial Aggravates Issue of Cultural Appropriations
Mar 3, 2011 ... In 2009, a self-help retreat organized by James Arthur Ray held an overpacked sweat lodge in which thee people died. Ray's trial started this ...
HR 2206 - May 2007 - Emergency Appropriations - US Politics
May 25, 2007 ... On 25 May 2007, President Bush signed HR 2206, "emergency supplemental appropriations and additional supplemental appropriations for ...
Did You Know the US Apologized to Native Americans?
Dec 27, 2012 ... If you just happened to be reading the 67-page Defense Appropriations Act of 2010 (H.R. 3326), tucked away on page 45, in between sections ...
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