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Annual Spending Bills - US Government Info - About.com
The House and Senate Appropriations Committees now take the total aggregate spending allocations from the Budget Resolution and divide the amount into ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/federalbudgetprocess/a/budget_page3.htm
The Congressional Committee System
agriculture, nutrition and forestry;; appropriations, which holds the federal purse strings and is therefore one of the most powerful Senate committees;; armed ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/committees.htm
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 ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/library/weekly/blcr.htm
What Is an Appropriation in US Politics? - US Politics on About.com
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 ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/politicaljunkies/g/appropriations.htm
The Difference Between Authorization and Appropriation
Describes the difference between authorization of a program and appropriations for a program.
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/thefederalbudget/a/The-Difference-Between-Authorization-And-Appropriation.htm
US Federal Budget Planning Process - US Economy - About.com
Oct 23, 2013 ... Congress creates spending Appropriation Bills by June 10th. The bills appropriate funds for each agency in the Discretionary budget.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/Who_budget.htm
United States Federal Budget Process - US Politics on About.com
Mandatory spending does not require an annual appropriation because the enabling legislation included the budget authority. Commonly cited programs in this ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/thefederalbudget/a/budget_process.htm
What Is Cultural Appropriation and Why Is It Wrong? - Race Relations
This review of cultural appropriation offers a definition of the practice, examples of appropriation and quotes about it.
http://racerelations.about.com/od/diversitymatters/fl/What-Is-Cultural-Appropriation-and-Why-Is-It-Wrong.htm
Appropriation Art - Definition of Appropriation Art
Appropriation art takes images from well-known contexts and puts these images into other contexts, usually paintings, sculpture, collages, combines or ...
http://arthistory.about.com/od/glossary_a/a/a_appropriation.htm
HR 2206 - May 2007 - Emergency Appropriations
On 25 May 2007, President Bush signed HR 2206, "emergency supplemental appropriations and additional supplemental appropriations for agricultural and ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/legislatio1/a/HR2206.htm
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