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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie vetoes anti-poverty initiative billsearmarked for the incentive was about half of what would be needed. Assemblyma
Christie vetoes anti-poverty initiative bills
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 hours ago
earmarked for the incentive was about half of what would be needed. Assemblyman Gary Schaer, chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, called Christie's vetoes, "disappointing to say the least." "A budget, fundamentally, is about priorities.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Congressional candidates mostly agreeable but fume about 'Giveaway Greg'House, Johansen-Bydlak, who claims reducing the nation’s debt as a number one p
Congressional candidates mostly agreeable but fume about 'Giveaway Greg'
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
House, Johansen-Bydlak, who claims reducing the nation’s debt as a number one priority, said she’d seek a seat on the House Budget Committee. Each candidate vowed to support Donald Trump as the Republican Party candidate for president, though a... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Cass County Board: County personnel hold planning retreat2017 Budget Timetable (The county board appoints one resident from each commis
Cass County Board: County personnel hold planning retreat
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 16 hours ago
2017 Budget Timetable (The county board appoints one resident from each commissioner district to serve on the Citizen Budget Committee. Two county commissioners also serve.) Environmental Services Director John Ringle said Soil and Water... Read more
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CNBC
Good news for New Jersey drivers: No gas tax hike Friday$2 billion-per-year transportation trust fund over the next eight years, accord
Good news for New Jersey drivers: No gas tax hike Friday
CNBC / Posted 17 hours ago
$2 billion-per-year transportation trust fund over the next eight years, according to NBC New York. Democratic Senator and Budget Committee Chairman Paul Sarlo told NBC New York that policymakers are still working out a deal that is "acceptable to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Catonsville man packs his bags for Republican National ConventionPaul dropped out of the race, Murphy shifted to Kasich. He was impressed with K
Catonsville man packs his bags for Republican National Convention
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Paul dropped out of the race, Murphy shifted to Kasich. He was impressed with Kasich's work as chairman of the House Budget Committee and believed as a two-term governor of a swing state, he had a chance to win. "He had the resume that I... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Lawmakers Work into the Night on Final Session Daypreservation. "This is going to put a lot of people to work," said Sen. David
Delaware Lawmakers Work into the Night on Final Session Day
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 hours ago
preservation. "This is going to put a lot of people to work," said Sen. David Sokola, D-Newark, co-chair of the capital budget committee. The most contentious issue on the final night of the session was a controversial school redistricting... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lostsoon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the Septe
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lost
Canon City Daily Record / Posted yesterday
soon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the September meeting of the legislature's Joint Budget Committee. "We learned many difficult lessons with the closure and repurposing of the Fort Lyon prison in 2012,"... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Not enough for hospitals and schools?the government cannot do any better than it has in making the allocations. Yass
Not enough for hospitals and schools?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
the government cannot do any better than it has in making the allocations. Yasser Omar Sheba, a member of the parliament’s budget committee, told Al-AhramWeekly that because 80 per cent of the expenditure is mandatory, the government cannot... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
30 June, three years laterhas not yet fully recovered from its five-year-old economic crisis,” said Husse
30 June, three years later
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
has not yet fully recovered from its five-year-old economic crisis,” said Hussein Eissa, chairman of parliament’s Plan and Budget Committee. Eissa agrees that the crash of a Russian passenger jet over Sinai in October last year, which killed 224... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lostsoon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the Septe
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lost
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
soon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the September meeting of the legislature's Joint Budget Committee. "We learned many difficult lessons with the closure and repurposing of the Fort Lyon prison in 2012,"... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lostsoon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the Septe
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lost
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
soon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the September meeting of the legislature’s Joint Budget Committee. "We learned many difficult lessons with the closure and repurposing of the Fort Lyon prison in 2012,"... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood fundingand he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpa
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood funding
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
and he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, who is vice chairman of the House Budget Committee, said Nixon's decision appears to violate the new budget law. "If that's the route they're going to go,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood fundingand he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpa
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood funding
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
and he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, who is vice chairman of the House Budget Committee, said Nixon's decision appears to violate the new budget law. "If that's the route they're going to go,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood fundingand he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpa
Missouri won't immediately halt Planned Parenthood funding
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
and he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, who is vice chairman of the House Budget Committee, said Nixon's decision appears to violate the new budget law. "If that's the route they're going to go,... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lostsoon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the Septe
Kit Carson prison in Burlington to close; 142 jobs lost
Brush News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
soon and a budget request for impact mitigation will be completed for the September meeting of the legislature’s Joint Budget Committee. “We learned many difficult lessons with the closure and re-purposing of the Fort Lyon prison in 2012,”... Read more
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Salon.com
Missouri won’t immediately halt Planned Parenthood fundingand he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpa
Missouri won’t immediately halt Planned Parenthood funding
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
and he is barred by law from seeking re-election. Republican Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, who is vice chairman of the House Budget Committee, said Nixon’s decision appears to violate the new budget law. “If that’s the route they’re going to go,... Read more
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Daily Journal
Senate not planning vote on gas taxto take any action today on legislation to hike the gas tax by 23 cents while c
Senate not planning vote on gas tax
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
to take any action today on legislation to hike the gas tax by 23 cents while cutting the sales tax. Sen. Paul Sarlo, the budget committee chairman, said Thursday lawmakers are continuing to work on a deal that is acceptable to the Assembly and... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Senate not planning vote on Christie’s gas tax proposalto take any action today on legislation to hike the gas tax by 23 cents while c
Senate not planning vote on Christie’s gas tax proposal
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
to take any action today on legislation to hike the gas tax by 23 cents while cutting the sales tax. Sen. Paul Sarlo, the budget committee chairman, said Thursday lawmakers are continuing to work on a deal that is acceptable to the Assembly and... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. gas taxes not likely to soar this holiday weekend as Senate stalls Christie dealresidents of this state holding the bag." Sen. Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), sponsor
N.J. gas taxes not likely to soar this holiday weekend as Senate stalls Christie deal
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
residents of this state holding the bag." Sen. Paul Sarlo (D-Bergen), sponsor of the Senate tax plan and chairman of the budget committee, said, though, that the Senate would "continue to work with the Assembly." While he noted that the Senate... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilotassociated with recent safety and security upgrades at the school buildings. W
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted yesterday
associated with recent safety and security upgrades at the school buildings. Withers commended members of the board’s budget committee for their work, adding the budget is a “best guesstimate” of revenues and expenditures over the course of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Procurement Bill Sails Throughto the Public Procurement Act, 2011, was approved after protracted deliberation
Public Procurement Bill Sails Through
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the Public Procurement Act, 2011, was approved after protracted deliberations between the government, parliamentary budget committee and legislators. All the sides were locked in a tug-of-war as they debated a number of clauses and sections... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua school officials reconcile budgetwe provided to the city that we would have liked to have seen,” said Robert Hal
Nashua school officials reconcile budget
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
we provided to the city that we would have liked to have seen,” said Robert Hallowell, chairman of the school board’s Budget Committee. In April, the board passed a draft operating budget for 2017 at $105.1 million, an increase of 2.68... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Report: Arizonans Would Buy $550 Million In Legalized Marijuanamillion worth of marijuana by 2020 if voters agree in November to allow recreat
Report: Arizonans Would Buy $550 Million In Legalized Marijuana
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
million worth of marijuana by 2020 if voters agree in November to allow recreational use. The Arizona Joint Legislative Budget Committee staff studied possible outcomes of a proposed state ballot initiative to legalize recreational... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Campaign to legalize marijuana to turn in more than 200,000 signaturessales, with proceeds going to fund education, including full-day kindergarten a
Campaign to legalize marijuana to turn in more than 200,000 signatures
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
sales, with proceeds going to fund education, including full-day kindergarten and public health. A new Joint Legislative Budget Committee analysis concluded taxes and licensing fees would raise $53.4 million in fiscal year 2019 and $82 million in... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
RCDSB facing rocky road aheadneeds the blessing of the Ministry of Education to become official. Petawawa tr
RCDSB facing rocky road ahead
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 2 days ago
needs the blessing of the Ministry of Education to become official. Petawawa trustee Bryon Morris, who chaired the RCDSB budget committee, said it was a challenging budget year to balance the books while not affecting programs or their... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County Commission in session hammering out budgetJune 29, 2016 - Monday morning, Shelby County Commissioners Melvin Burgess (lef
County Commission in session hammering out budget
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
June 29, 2016 - Monday morning, Shelby County Commissioners Melvin Burgess (left) and Terry Roland (right) attends a budget committee meeting and a special called meeting of the full commission to finalize and approve a county budget before the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City council budget committee discusses continued College Hill development costscosts of a College Hill development project, Councilwoman Karen Hiller noted Tu
City council budget committee discusses continued College Hill development costs
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
costs of a College Hill development project, Councilwoman Karen Hiller noted Tuesday evening. She spoke at the council budget committee of the whole’s third meeting held this month to discuss city manager Jim Colson’s proposed 2017 budget,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Killeen optimistic on budgetproposed a more modest spending plan, and the two sides are at odds over fundin
Killeen optimistic on budget
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
proposed a more modest spending plan, and the two sides are at odds over funding levels for Chicago public schools. A UI budget committee has been studying contingency plans since the budget impasse began a year ago, including the "worst-case... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC Senate OKs budget despite concerns about private school vouchers, pet projects“We need a system and a process to help determine what these priorities are … r
NC Senate OKs budget despite concerns about private school vouchers, pet projects
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
“We need a system and a process to help determine what these priorities are … rather than just based on the power of some budget committee member or committee chair,” Blue said. The debate didn’t feature any criticism of a controversial plan to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, June 28, 2016The interview was given in hope that people would respond to the fairgrounds, w
Email letters, June 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The interview was given in hope that people would respond to the fairgrounds, which would then take those responses to the budget committee to show concern. It worked. Thank you. The ramp was put in the budget for 2016. I would drive by... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Looking For Change, Teachers Hit The Campaign Trailcome from? What are they thinking?" he says he used to think. Now that he serve
Looking For Change, Teachers Hit The Campaign Trail
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
come from? What are they thinking?" he says he used to think. Now that he serves as the Chair of the Appropriations and Budget Committee he says he sees the state's money issues a little differently. "It is a balancing act, and this isn't a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Study: Michigan must create equal school funding systemdo. "Student expectations tend to be done in education committees of the Legis
Study: Michigan must create equal school funding system
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
do. "Student expectations tend to be done in education committees of the Legislature. And the expenditures come from the budget committee. The expenditures tend to be based off of what you have available as a state at any given time." Contact... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Looking For Change, Teachers Hit The Campaign Trailcome from? What are they thinking?" he says he used to think. Now that he serve
Looking For Change, Teachers Hit The Campaign Trail
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
come from? What are they thinking?" he says he used to think. Now that he serves as the Chair of the Appropriations and Budget Committee he says he sees the state's money issues a little differently. "It is a balancing act, and this isn't a... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
NJ Legislature Passes State Budgetbudget proposal including more money for senior property tax relief, education,
NJ Legislature Passes State Budget
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 3 days ago
budget proposal including more money for senior property tax relief, education, and social-service programs. Senate Budget Committee chairman Paul Sarlo believes the budget is fiscally responsible. “A budget that I believe is fair, is... Read more
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NJ.com
With Assembly vote, N.J. lawmakers send Christie $34.8B budgetand corporations. The two spoke for the caucuses, with Assemblyman Gary Schaer
With Assembly vote, N.J. lawmakers send Christie $34.8B budget
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
and corporations. The two spoke for the caucuses, with Assemblyman Gary Schaer (D-Passaic), chairman of the Assembly Budget Committee, declaring, "The hour is late." The proposed spending plan introduced by Democrats late last week, an... Read more
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Orange County Register
Gov. Jerry Brown signs budget of more than $122 billionafter June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several relat
Gov. Jerry Brown signs budget of more than $122 billion
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
after June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several related measures remained in limbo. The Senate budget committee declined to endorse an energy spending bill Monday morning when lawmakers said they hadn’t had time to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Washington Co. commission to vote on 40-cent property tax increaseto take that much disregard for tax payer dollars," Johnson said. "If you can't
Washington Co. commission to vote on 40-cent property tax increase
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
to take that much disregard for tax payer dollars," Johnson said. "If you can't afford it - you don't get to have it." But budget committee chairman, Joe Grandy said that money is needed. "30-cents of the 40-cents proposed goes straight to... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Gov. Jerry Brown signs California budget of more than $122.5 billionafter June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several relat
Gov. Jerry Brown signs California budget of more than $122.5 billion
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
after June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several related measures remained in limbo. The Senate budget committee declined to endorse an energy spending bill Monday morning when lawmakers said they hadn't had time to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Budget of More Than $122 Billionafter June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several relat
California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Budget of More Than $122 Billion
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
after June 30. But even as Brown signed 13 budget-related bills, several related measures remained in limbo. The Senate budget committee declined to endorse an energy spending bill Monday morning when lawmakers said they hadn't had time to... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Roane County eyes no-tax-hike budgetgeneral employees was on tap for study Monday night during a County Commission
Roane County eyes no-tax-hike budget
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
general employees was on tap for study Monday night during a County Commission workshop following a public hearing and a budget committee meeting. The County Commission is scheduled to then vote on the proposal during its regular meeting July... Read more
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Philly.com
No tax hikes or cuts as NJ lawmakers vote on $34.8B budgetthe necessary adjustments that mirror the original budget," said Sen. Anthony B
No tax hikes or cuts as NJ lawmakers vote on $34.8B budget
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
the necessary adjustments that mirror the original budget," said Sen. Anthony Bucco (R., Morris), the top Republican on the budget committee. In recent years, Democrats protested that Christie's proposed spending plans underfunded the pension... Read more
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NJ.com
Senate passes $34.8 billion N.J. state budgetagreement on the public worker pension contribution, floor debate was brief wit
Senate passes $34.8 billion N.J. state budget
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
agreement on the public worker pension contribution, floor debate was brief with expressions of gratitude to members of the budget committee Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D-Gloucester) congratulated Sarlo for the efficiency with which the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua school officials meet to settle budget Wednesdaythings to get us down to the number that won't affect staffing,” said Robert Ha
Nashua school officials meet to settle budget Wednesday
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
things to get us down to the number that won't affect staffing,” said Robert Hallowell, chairman of the Board of Education Budget Committee. “There might be some other motions made, but we're pretty late in the process, so I think there are limits... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Council reviews ‘who you know’ approach to interns; City Hall tech gets upgradeMayor Jim Strickland recommended Neville when he was a council member, and memb
Council reviews ‘who you know’ approach to interns; City Hall tech gets upgrade
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Mayor Jim Strickland recommended Neville when he was a council member, and member Edmund Ford Jr. recommended Mason. In a budget committee meeting May 31, Swearengen added money into the budget for the interns, but said then that she intended the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Refers Reports On Agreements to Specialized Committeesprojects and improve the electricity system in Egypt. The House of Representat
House Refers Reports On Agreements to Specialized Committees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
projects and improve the electricity system in Egypt. The House of Representatives referred another agreement signed by Egypt and Kuwait on December 16, 2014 over double taxation and tax evasion to the parliament's planning and budget co... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Analysis: N.J. budget solutions may mean tax hikes in futurebudget for the coming fiscal year and on bills to raise the state’s gasoline ta
Analysis: N.J. budget solutions may mean tax hikes in future
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
budget for the coming fiscal year and on bills to raise the state’s gasoline tax while cutting other levies. Legislative budget committees last week passed a package of tax cuts that would cost the state $870 million in revenue. Sarlo and Sen.... Read more
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The Hill
Judd Gregg: The lost candidatethe Congress. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from
Judd Gregg: The lost candidate
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
the Congress. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from New Hampshire who served as chairman and ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, and as ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Foreign Operations subcommit... Read more
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Air Force Times
This week in Congress: McChrystal talks strategy and DOD reformsbegins next month, and only the Senate is in town conducting business this week
This week in Congress: McChrystal talks strategy and DOD reforms
Air Force Times / Posted 4 days ago
begins next month, and only the Senate is in town conducting business this week. On Tuesday, the Senate Armed Services Committee will invite retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal, the former head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, to testify about ways... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Budget solutions may mean tax hikes in futurebudget for the coming fiscal year and on bills to raise the state’s gasoline ta
Budget solutions may mean tax hikes in future
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
budget for the coming fiscal year and on bills to raise the state’s gasoline tax while cutting other levies. Legislative budget committees last week passed a package of tax cuts that would cost the state $870 million in revenue. Sarlo and Sen.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Big labor breaks its promise to California taxpayersthose benefits. Subsequent developments suggest state Democrats may not intend
Big labor breaks its promise to California taxpayers
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
those benefits. Subsequent developments suggest state Democrats may not intend to make good on this promise. In a recent Budget Committee hearing, Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, D-Sacramento, offered this rationale for a proposed increase in... Read more
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