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AllAfrica.com
Prospect of Going Into Recession Is Frighteningto court to pay a fine of some N250, the patrol team just shot six of them. Hel
Prospect of Going Into Recession Is Frightening
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
to court to pay a fine of some N250, the patrol team just shot six of them. Hell was let loose. The situation went out of control for the police, and the military took over. Mohammed Yusuf went into hiding; the military looked for him, arrested... Read more
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Salon.com
The Pentagon’s dark money: Billions of federal dollars are vanishing into thin airit has something to hide. Don’t for a moment imagine that the Pentagon’s growi
The Pentagon’s dark money: Billions of federal dollars are vanishing into thin air
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
it has something to hide. Don’t for a moment imagine that the Pentagon’s growing list of secret programs and evasive budgetary maneuvers is accidental or simply a matter of sloppy bookkeeping. Much of it is remarkably purposeful. By keeping... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Citing “bad practice”, Baker holds dim view of budget policy ridersof hot dogs on Memorial Day. “I thought we all decided that was a bad practice
Citing “bad practice”, Baker holds dim view of budget policy riders
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
of hot dogs on Memorial Day. “I thought we all decided that was a bad practice and that policy issues should be debated by committee and dealt with through hearings and handled separately and not incorporated into the budget,” Baker said Friday in... Read more
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The Hill
Budgetary stalemates are the ‘regular order'This week, House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price began a series of hearings
Budgetary stalemates are the ‘regular order'
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
This week, House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price began a series of hearings to explore overhauling the Congressional budget process with an eye towards making it function better. Finger pointing failing to pass the annual budget measures required... Read more
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Northern Echo
New housing developments and Army shake up put pressure on schoolsmuch of the cash coming from the Government. But Suzanne Firth, strategic plan
New housing developments and Army shake up put pressure on schools
Northern Echo / Posted 3 days ago
much of the cash coming from the Government. But Suzanne Firth, strategic planning officer, told members of the executive committee there are major challenges and a predicted budgetary shortfall of £6.8 million. “The programme remains volatile... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Democrats Plan To Keep Fight Going Over Puerto Rico Bill-- home to 3.5 million American citizens -- the power to restructure its $70 bi
Democrats Plan To Keep Fight Going Over Puerto Rico Bill
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
-- home to 3.5 million American citizens -- the power to restructure its $70 billion in debt. The House Natural Resources Committee passed the bill out of committee on Wednesday with strong Democratic support, but Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and... Read more
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FOX News
UN lifts final sanctions on Liberia after civil warsresolution adopted by the U.N.'s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo
UN lifts final sanctions on Liberia after civil wars
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
resolution adopted by the U.N.'s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on armed groups and dissolved the council committee and its panel of experts that monitored Liberian sanctions. Liberia was battered by civil wars that left 200,000... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN lifts last sanctions on Liberia in sign of supportresolution adopted by the U.N.'s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo
UN lifts last sanctions on Liberia in sign of support
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
resolution adopted by the U.N.'s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on armed groups and dissolved the council committee and its panel of experts that monitored Liberian sanctions. Liberia was battered by civil wars that left 200,000... Read more
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Salon.com
UN lifts last sanctions on Liberia in sign of supportresolution adopted by the U.N.’s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo
UN lifts last sanctions on Liberia in sign of support
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
resolution adopted by the U.N.’s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on armed groups and dissolved the council committee and its panel of experts that monitored Liberian sanctions. Liberia was battered by civil wars that left 200,000... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Final Liberian sanctions lifted after UN Security Council voteresolution adopted by the UN's most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on
Final Liberian sanctions lifted after UN Security Council vote
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
resolution adopted by the UN's most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on armed groups and dissolved the council committee and its panel of experts that monitored Liberian sanctions. Liberia was battered by civil wars that left 200,000... Read more
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Business Standard India
A bumpy ride?the last few days. For instance, the release of the minutes of the last meeting
A bumpy ride?
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
the last few days. For instance, the release of the minutes of the last meeting of the United States’ Federal Open Market Committee has set off alarm bells across the world's markets. It appears that a majority of the committee members are now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At Last, Central Bank to Introduce Flexible Exchange Rate Regime-500 basis points around the MPR. Addressing journalists in Abuja at the end o
At Last, Central Bank to Introduce Flexible Exchange Rate Regime
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
-500 basis points around the MPR. Addressing journalists in Abuja at the end of the two-day meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, said the central bank resolved to introduce greater flexibility in... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
The Pentagon’s Budgetary War on Accountabilityby work of art you mean scam. Don’t for a moment imagine that the Pentagon’s g
The Pentagon’s Budgetary War on Accountability
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
by work of art you mean scam. Don’t for a moment imagine that the Pentagon’s growing list of secret programs and evasive budgetary maneuvers is accidental or simply a matter of sloppy bookkeeping. Much of it is remarkably purposeful. By keeping... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Indiana Finance Authority's $134MM State Appropriation Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stablecontinue to reflect the depth and breadth of the economy, but also its slower p
Fitch Rates Indiana Finance Authority's $134MM State Appropriation Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
continue to reflect the depth and breadth of the economy, but also its slower pace of growth. The state has complete legal control over its revenues. Expenditure Framework: 'aaa' factor assessment The state maintains ample expenditure flexibility... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Dangerous Third Termagreement. The regime is presently staging sham debates through a "national dia
A Dangerous Third Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
agreement. The regime is presently staging sham debates through a "national dialogue" which remains completely under its control. Ideally, a debate on the Arusha accord would take place in Burundi. This, however, would require the government to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Border Roads Organisation: Tight funds, uphill goals in a tough terrainborder roads would not. It is something which the armed forces regularly compla
Border Roads Organisation: Tight funds, uphill goals in a tough terrain
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
border roads would not. It is something which the armed forces regularly complain about, and the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence doesn’t disagree either. In its 19th report before Parliament earlier this month, the standing... Read more
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Vail Daily
Mitsch Bush provides state legislative updatewho represents Eagle and Routt counties, said she is proud of her accomplishmen
Mitsch Bush provides state legislative update
Vail Daily / Posted 15 days ago
who represents Eagle and Routt counties, said she is proud of her accomplishments this session despite a split chamber and budgetary constraints. “When we worked together, putting aside petty partisan politics, we passed legislation to enhance... Read more
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Vail Daily
Mitsch Bush provides legislative updatewho represents Eagle and Routt counties, says she is proud of her accomplishmen
Mitsch Bush provides legislative update
Vail Daily / Posted 15 days ago
who represents Eagle and Routt counties, says she is proud of her accomplishments this session despite a split chamber and budgetary constraints. “When we worked together, putting aside petty partisan politics, we passed legislation to enhance... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
California governor proposes $122.2 billion spending planlift up the most vulnerable residents of our state," said Sen. Mark Leno, D-San
California governor proposes $122.2 billion spending plan
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
lift up the most vulnerable residents of our state," said Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, chairman of the Senate budget committee. Brown's budget plan also calls for adding $2 billion to the state's rainy day fund to prepare for the next... Read more
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The Hill
Congress has a constitutional duty to fix Puerto Rico debt crisisits crushing $72 billion debt. According to all reports, the bill being hammere
Congress has a constitutional duty to fix Puerto Rico debt crisis
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
its crushing $72 billion debt. According to all reports, the bill being hammered out in the House Natural Resources Committee allows for restructuring of the island's debt under the supervision of a control board, gives some of San Juan's... Read more
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examiner.com
Vote to Support School, Library Budgets on May 17allocations for health and pension benefits will likely rise significantly. “T
Vote to Support School, Library Budgets on May 17
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
allocations for health and pension benefits will likely rise significantly. “This is untenable,” trustee and finance committee member Lawrence Gross said. Since the Saturday budget review, when every line is examined, New York State restored... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Baleka Mbete - Parliament Budget Vote 2016/17raised by the Constitutional Court on the Powers and Privileges Act and Nkandla
Speaker Baleka Mbete - Parliament Budget Vote 2016/17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
raised by the Constitutional Court on the Powers and Privileges Act and Nkandla. These matters are before the relevant committees of Parliament for consideration. Regarding issues to do with the Powers and Privileges Act, an ad hoc committee... Read more
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Roll Call
Congress Aims to Keep Hold of D.C. Purse Stringsefforts to loosen the federal government's grip on its purse strings. Del. Ele
Congress Aims to Keep Hold of D.C. Purse Strings
Roll Call / Posted 17 days ago
efforts to loosen the federal government's grip on its purse strings. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton told reporters after a committee hearing Thursday that she expects the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to mark up a bill as early as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Address By Speaker Baleka Mbete (MP) On the Occasion of Budget Vote 2 - Parliament, National Assembly, 12 May 2016raised by the Constitutional Court on the Powers and Privileges Act and Nkandla
Address By Speaker Baleka Mbete (MP) On the Occasion of Budget Vote 2 - Parliament, National Assembly, 12 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
raised by the Constitutional Court on the Powers and Privileges Act and Nkandla. These matters are before the relevant committees of Parliament for consideration. Regarding issues to do with the Powers and Privileges Act, an ad hoc committee... Read more
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The Mercury News
Donald Trump sits down with Paul Ryan, insists he'll win without his blessingnominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. T
Donald Trump sits down with Paul Ryan, insists he'll win without his blessing
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
nominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. Trump entered the Republican National Committee building, the venue a few blocks from the Capitol, through a side door as about a dozen protesters who oppose his... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-face to search for common groundsupporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trum
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-face to search for common ground
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
supporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trump: one with Ryan and the Republican National Committee chairman, Reince Priebus; then one with Ryan joined by other senior House GOP leaders; and one with Senate Majority... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-face to search for common groundsupporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trum
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-face to search for common ground
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
supporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trump: one with Ryan and the Republican National Committee chairman, Reince Priebus; then one with Ryan joined by other senior House GOP leaders; and one with Senate Majority... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common groundnominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. T
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common ground
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 18 days ago
nominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. Trump entered the Republican National Committee building, the venue a few blocks from the Capitol, through a side door as about a dozen protesters who oppose his... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common groundnominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. T
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common ground
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 days ago
nominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. Trump entered the Republican National Committee building, the venue a few blocks from the Capitol, through a side door as about a dozen protesters who oppose his... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common groundnominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. T
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common ground
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 18 days ago
nominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. Trump entered the Republican National Committee building, the venue a few blocks from the Capitol, through a side door as about a dozen protesters who oppose his... Read more
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The Morning Call
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-to-face to search for common groundsupporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trum
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan meeting face-to-face to search for common ground
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
supporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trump: one with Ryan and the Republican National Committee chairman, Reince Priebus; then one with Ryan joined by other senior House GOP leaders; and one with Senate Majority... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common groundnominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. T
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common ground
KIVI Boise / Posted 18 days ago
nominee Hillary Clinton in November, and many want to see Ryan get on board. Trump entered the Republican National Committee building, the venue a few blocks from the Capitol, through a side door as about a dozen protesters who oppose his... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common groundsupporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trum
Trump, Ryan, and the search for common ground
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
supporting Trump sooner rather than later. Three meetings were on tap for Trump: one with Ryan and the Republican National Committee chairman, Reince Priebus; then one with Ryan joined by other senior House GOP leaders; and one with Senate Majority... Read more
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New Kerala
Environment ministry pulled up for unsatisfactory performance - newkerala.com #62224targets are achieved. Raising concern over pollution, the panel described the
Environment ministry pulled up for unsatisfactory performance - newkerala.com #62224
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
targets are achieved. Raising concern over pollution, the panel described the ministry as an under-achiever in terms of controlling pollution in the rivers and air. "Air pollution has assumed gigantic proportions in the country. The measures... Read more
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dna
Environment Ministry rapped by Parliamentary panel for 'poor' performanceThe Environment Ministry has been pulled up for "poor" performance in controlli
Environment Ministry rapped by Parliamentary panel for 'poor' performance
dna / Posted 20 days ago
The Environment Ministry has been pulled up for "poor" performance in controlling pollution and use of funds by a parliamentary panel, which asked it to take necessary measures to ensure targets are met in the future and money optimally... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Environment ministry rapped for ‘poor’ performance in curbing pollutionThe environment ministry has been pulled up for “poor” performance in controlli
Environment ministry rapped for ‘poor’ performance in curbing pollution
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
The environment ministry has been pulled up for “poor” performance in controlling pollution and use of funds by a parliamentary panel, which asked it to take necessary measures to ensure targets are met in the future and money optimally... Read more
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Eu Business
Old Member States Would Lose on Shortening of Cohesion the Most — EUbusiness.comtheir investments. But if these states want to reduce their profits this way, i
Old Member States Would Lose on Shortening of Cohesion the Most — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 21 days ago
their investments. But if these states want to reduce their profits this way, it is their concern. But I am afraid that the whole Europe would lose. The member of the Committee on Budgetary Control and Committee on Budgets of the European Parlia... Read more
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FOX News
‘Dangerously low’: Army unveils deep troop cuts, eyes smallest force since 9/11spending and 40,000 fewer soldiers, will take this as good news. I am not one o
‘Dangerously low’: Army unveils deep troop cuts, eyes smallest force since 9/11
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
spending and 40,000 fewer soldiers, will take this as good news. I am not one of those people," House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry said in a statement. On top of the Army reduction, the Navy may have to pull its aircraft... Read more
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IMF
El Salvador: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2016 Article IV Missionstrong procedures to increase transparency and comprehensiveness of budget pres
El Salvador: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2016 Article IV Mission
IMF / Posted 24 days ago
strong procedures to increase transparency and comprehensiveness of budget presentation, improve forecasting and spending control, and reduce the upper limit on LETES issuance. Ideally, the regular budgetary process should also include an... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Key points of the five year programme for governmentroad map for greater pre-budget scrutiny by the Oireachtas in a bid to end the
Key points of the five year programme for government
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
road map for greater pre-budget scrutiny by the Oireachtas in a bid to end the yearly kiteflying associated with the budgetary process. A series of Dáil reforms are being developed which will see greater speaking time for the Opposition, a... Read more
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The Financial Express
Airfares exorbitant? Government may ensure air ticket for Rs 2,500 for 1-hour journeysin Haryana. When a member from Kerala complained of exorbitant fares on the Gu
Airfares exorbitant? Government may ensure air ticket for Rs 2,500 for 1-hour journeys
The Financial Express / Posted 27 days ago
in Haryana. When a member from Kerala complained of exorbitant fares on the Gulf route, the Minister remarked, “we can control only things in India”. Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma said the government is working on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Proposal to ensure air ticket for Rs 2,500 for 1-hour journeysin Haryana. When a member from Kerala complained of exorbitant fares on the Gu
Proposal to ensure air ticket for Rs 2,500 for 1-hour journeys
The Economic Times / Posted 27 days ago
in Haryana. When a member from Kerala complained of exorbitant fares on the Gulf route, the Minister remarked, "we can control only things in India". Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma said the government is working on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Extra Funds for Uganda Farmers in Budgetclose to meeting the African Union heads of state Maputo agreement of 2002 to a
No Extra Funds for Uganda Farmers in Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
close to meeting the African Union heads of state Maputo agreement of 2002 to allocate at least 10 per cent of national budgetary resources to the agriculture sector. "The funding gap in the Agriculture Ministry means the sector is operating at... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Officials lay out challenges for Pittsfield budget for fiscal 2017call for reductions in the fiscal 2017 budget. In a presentation Thursday befo
Officials lay out challenges for Pittsfield budget for fiscal 2017
Berkshire Eagle / Posted a month ago
call for reductions in the fiscal 2017 budget. In a presentation Thursday before a joint meeting of the council and School Committee — an annual requirement in the city charter — Mayor Linda M. Tyer, city finance officials and outside advisers... Read more

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