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Dallas Morning News
We recommend Linda Koop for Texas House District 102 | Editorialswhile helping balance budgets for the Dallas City Council. Her background earne
We recommend Linda Koop for Texas House District 102 | Editorials
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 hours ago
while helping balance budgets for the Dallas City Council. Her background earned her a rare freshman appointment to the House Appropriations Committee. Now that she's figured out how the game is played, it's critical that Koop put her energy... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Dem challenger Wenzel ready for 'tough road' to unseat Frelinghuysensaid during an interview with the editorial board of The Record on Monday, refe
Dem challenger Wenzel ready for 'tough road' to unseat Frelinghuysen
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 hours ago
said during an interview with the editorial board of The Record on Monday, referring to Frelinghuysen’s senior role on the House Appropriations Committee. “He’s authored a lot of bills for pharmaceutical companies...so that they can produce their... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
College bind: after TOPS cuts, how Louisiana students pay for collegewe have," Luneau said. "This is budgeting on what we dream we have." State Rep
College bind: after TOPS cuts, how Louisiana students pay for college
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 6 hours ago
we have," Luneau said. "This is budgeting on what we dream we have." State Rep. Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, said that even if TOPS doesn't get more funding by spring, the front-loading also gives... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
A Kansas law requiring the budget to have leftover cash is often ignored. Should it be in the constitution?0.1 percent of expenditures – a far cry from the 7.5 percent called for in the
A Kansas law requiring the budget to have leftover cash is often ignored. Should it be in the constitution?
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
0.1 percent of expenditures – a far cry from the 7.5 percent called for in the law. A Republican lawmaker who sits on the House Appropriations Committee believes the ending balance requirement should potentially be placed into the state... Read more
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Inquirier.net
House starts plenary debates on proposed P3.35-T ‘budget for change’House of Representatives. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The House of Representatives on
House starts plenary debates on proposed P3.35-T ‘budget for change’
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
House of Representatives. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The House of Representatives on Monday started its plenary debate on the proposed P3.35 trillion national budget for 2017 dubbed as the “budget for change.” Appropriations committee chairperson Davao... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dems protest poll-watching planargued it's a thinly veiled effort to harass voters. State Democrats challenge
Dems protest poll-watching plan
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
argued it's a thinly veiled effort to harass voters. State Democrats challenged the bill, which was set for review by the House Appropriations Committee last week. In a message posted to Twitter, the state House Democrats said: "Simply put: GOP... Read more
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Salon.com
Behold the GOP’s not-so-secret plan to dismantle government services: Defund, degrade and then privatizeservices have been cut back since 2011. And in late July, as the American Feder
Behold the GOP’s not-so-secret plan to dismantle government services: Defund, degrade and then privatize
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
services have been cut back since 2011. And in late July, as the American Federation of Government Employees noted, “the House Appropriations Committee cut President Obama’s proposed budget for the Social Security Administration (SSA) by $1.2... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
White House stay out of shutdown frayto have any relationship with the legislative branch. They don’t seem to even t
White House stay out of shutdown fray
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
to have any relationship with the legislative branch. They don’t seem to even try — I hear that from Democrats, too.” A House Appropriations Committee aide said that panel’s members and aides “have had zero contact with the White House on any of... Read more
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Roll Call
White House to Congress: It's on You to Avoid Another Shutdownto have any relationship with the legislative branch. They don’t seem to even t
White House to Congress: It's on You to Avoid Another Shutdown
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
to have any relationship with the legislative branch. They don’t seem to even try — I hear that from Democrats, too.” A House Appropriations Committee aide said that panel’s members and aides “have had zero contact with the White House on any of... Read more
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The Hill
Momentum builds for Clyburn poverty planfederal dollars to the most poverty-stricken parts of the country. ADVERTISEME
Momentum builds for Clyburn poverty plan
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
federal dollars to the most poverty-stricken parts of the country. ADVERTISEMENT Rep. Hal Rogers (R-Ky.), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, is among the leading champions of Clyburn’s concept. “Several of our House bills included... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
AG Loretta Lynch talks heroin abuse at Kentucky high schoolannounced Tuesday is $8.8 million from a federal grant program named for Kentuc
AG Loretta Lynch talks heroin abuse at Kentucky high school
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
announced Tuesday is $8.8 million from a federal grant program named for Kentucky Rep. Hal Rogers, who is chairman of the House Appropriations Committee. Lynch pointed to data collection as a crucial tool for monitoring prescriptions and sharing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Comelec gets to keep funds for suspended pollsthe fund was “largely intact,” when he presented the poll agency’s proposed 201
Comelec gets to keep funds for suspended polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
the fund was “largely intact,” when he presented the poll agency’s proposed 2017 budget totaling P3.3 billion to the House appropriations committee. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Scandal - Reps Plot to Remove Dogara As House Speakerscandal, were leveled against Mr. Dogara and some other lawmakers by Abdulmumin
Budget Scandal - Reps Plot to Remove Dogara As House Speaker
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
scandal, were leveled against Mr. Dogara and some other lawmakers by Abdulmumin Jibrin, who was removed as chairman of the House Appropriations Committee shortly before the House went on the recess. In the wake of the allegations, some members... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Va. leaders fear dangerous precedent over Petersburg financial assistancecrisis facing Petersburg. Secretary of Finance Richard Brown was in Richmond t
Va. leaders fear dangerous precedent over Petersburg financial assistance
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
crisis facing Petersburg. Secretary of Finance Richard Brown was in Richmond to deliver a detailed briefing for the House Appropriations Committee. He then fielded questions from concerned delegates. Delegates said they fear that with the... Read more
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Forsyth County News
North Forsyth legislator's bill gives tax credit for donations to rural hospitalsimpact on rural health care in Georgia for generations to come,” said state Rep
North Forsyth legislator's bill gives tax credit for donations to rural hospitals
Forsyth County News / Posted 7 days ago
impact on rural health care in Georgia for generations to come,” said state Rep. Terry England (R-Auburn), chair of the House Appropriations Committee. The bill advanced quickly through the state’s legislature during the 2016 Georgia General... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How the 40-year battle over abortion blocked Zika fundingvacuum. EDITORS: END OPTIONAL TRIM Just as the Zika measure was getting bogge
How the 40-year battle over abortion blocked Zika funding
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
vacuum. EDITORS: END OPTIONAL TRIM Just as the Zika measure was getting bogged down in Congress this summer, the House Appropriations Committee crafted and then passed a separate measure to fund the Labor Department, the Health and Human... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown mayor's director candidates to face vote from hostile councilstaff as chief counsel in 2011, according to his LinkedIn page, which states th
Allentown mayor's director candidates to face vote from hostile council
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
staff as chief counsel in 2011, according to his LinkedIn page, which states that he worked for the "ranking Democrat on House Appropriations Committee serving the second district of Pennsylvania." Fattah, who employed multiple lawyers on his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DepEd needs teachers, lots of themespecially in the fields of Science and Math, in its implementation of the K-12
DepEd needs teachers, lots of them
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
especially in the fields of Science and Math, in its implementation of the K-12 education reform program. At a recent House appropriations committee hearing on the DepEd’s proposed P567.56-billion budget for 2017, Briones said the department... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DepEd seeking to hire more Science, Math teachersfor the fields of Science and Math, as part of its implementation of the K-12 e
DepEd seeking to hire more Science, Math teachers
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
for the fields of Science and Math, as part of its implementation of the K-12 education reform program. At a recent House appropriations committee hearing on the department’s proposed P567.56 billion budget for next year, Briones said the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Proposed 2017 budget takes next step in Congress The House Appropriations Committee under Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles is no
Proposed 2017 budget takes next step in Congress
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
The House Appropriations Committee under Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles is now gearing up for the plenary discussions on the proposed P3.350-trillion national budget for 2017. This, after the... Read more
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The Columbian
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spendingwill be resolved,” Rep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the Planned Parenthood cont
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spending
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
will be resolved,” Rep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the Planned Parenthood controversy. Lowey is the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee. The money to fight Zika would be added to must-pass legislation intended to prevent a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spendingRep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the controversy related to Planned Parenthood.
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spending
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
Rep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the controversy related to Planned Parenthood. Lowey is the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee. The money to fight Zika would be added to must-pass legislation intended to prevent a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spendingRep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the controversy related to Planned Parenthood.
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spending
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
Rep. Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., said of the controversy related to Planned Parenthood. Lowey is the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee. The money to fight Zika would be added to must-pass legislation intended to prevent a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spendingtheir chief complaint to a GOP plan intended to fight the virus. "I don't thin
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spending
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
their chief complaint to a GOP plan intended to fight the virus. "I don't think that's a major issue right now," said top House Appropriations Committee Democrat Nita Lowey of New York of the Planned Parenthood-related controversy. "I think that... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spendingtheir chief complaint to a GOP plan intended to fight the virus. "I don't thin
Aides: Congress makes progress on Zika, spending
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
their chief complaint to a GOP plan intended to fight the virus. "I don't think that's a major issue right now," said top House Appropriations Committee Democrat Nita Lowey of New York of the Planned Parenthood-related controversy. "I think that... Read more
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Boston Herald
Louisiana, Florida governors take different approach on aidhave a potent ally. "We want to try to find ways to help Louisiana even at thi
Louisiana, Florida governors take different approach on aid
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
have a potent ally. "We want to try to find ways to help Louisiana even at this real late date," said the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Harold Rogers, R-Ky., who met with Edwards on Thursday. This story has been corrected... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Gov. Edwards grades FEMA, meets with congressional leadersmet with congressional leaders from both chambers, including Speaker of the Hou
Gov. Edwards grades FEMA, meets with congressional leaders
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
met with congressional leaders from both chambers, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, to discuss the $800 million he has requested for infrastructure projects. This comes on top... Read more
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Times News
Cartwright to serve on Appropriations CommitteeOn Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright gained his top position to date, a seat o
Cartwright to serve on Appropriations Committee
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright gained his top position to date, a seat on the powerful House Appropriations Committee, the panel that makes annual spending decisions for all federal agencies and is considered one of the most powerful... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Andy Harris to run for Republican Study Committee chairthe move is something of a natural progression. His star power has risen in rec
Andy Harris to run for Republican Study Committee chair
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
the move is something of a natural progression. His star power has risen in recent years after being appointed to the House Appropriations Committee in 2014. A Hopkins-trained anesthesiologist who successfully ran against President Barack... Read more
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The Manila Times
US forces here to stay – Defense secretaryreferring to Camp Navarro. Lorenzana presented the P178-billion proposed 2017
US forces here to stay – Defense secretary
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
referring to Camp Navarro. Lorenzana presented the P178-billion proposed 2017 budget of the Defense department before the House appropriations committee on Wednesday. “It’s just right for us to be allied with the United States because they are... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US troops to remain in Mindanao – DNDstill need them there because they have the surveillance capability that our Ar
US troops to remain in Mindanao – DND
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
still need them there because they have the surveillance capability that our Armed Forces don’t have,” Lorenzana told the House appropriations committee. He was responding to questions raised by leftist lawmakers who said they were not only... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Expenses for Marcos burial ‘minimal,’ DND chief tells House panelspend minimal expenses for the burial of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos at
Expenses for Marcos burial ‘minimal,’ DND chief tells House panel
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
spend minimal expenses for the burial of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. During the House appropriations committee hearing on the P178.2- billion proposed budget of the Department of National Defense(DND) for... Read more
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New Kerala
Israel to receive largest-ever US military aid package - newkerala.com #118600would allow it wreak greater havoc in the region. New York Representative Nita
Israel to receive largest-ever US military aid package - newkerala.com #118600
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
would allow it wreak greater havoc in the region. New York Representative Nita Lowey, the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said in a statement Tuesday that the agreement would put Israel "in a better position to... Read more
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New Kerala
Largest-ever US military aid package to go to Israel - newkerala.com #118435and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns, CNN added. New York Representative Nita Lo
Largest-ever US military aid package to go to Israel - newkerala.com #118435
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns, CNN added. New York Representative Nita Lowey, the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said in a statement on Tuesday that the agreement would put Israel "in a better position to... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Largest ever US military aid package to go to Israelin Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowe
Largest ever US military aid package to go to Israel
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 days ago
in Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowey, the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said in a statement Tuesday that the agreement would put Israel “in a better position to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US, Israel reach record military aid dealin Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowe
US, Israel reach record military aid deal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
in Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowey, the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said in a statement Tuesday that the agreement would put Israel "in a better position to... Read more
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CNN
US, Israel reach record military aid dealin Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowe
US, Israel reach record military aid deal
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
in Syria and Iraq deepened Israeli concerns. New York Representative Nita Lowey, the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said in a statement Tuesday that the agreement would put Israel "in a better position to... Read more
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The Hill
Government funding talks stallreject assertions that they have purposefully targeted Planned Parenthood as a
Government funding talks stall
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
reject assertions that they have purposefully targeted Planned Parenthood as a “poison pill” rider. “What riders?” House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) said Tuesday, when asked about the fate of the Zika funding... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore inspector general resignsfor the job in 2013. Before joining the city, he had a lengthy career with the
Baltimore inspector general resigns
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
for the job in 2013. Before joining the city, he had a lengthy career with the FBI. He served as investigator for the House Appropriations Committee in Washington from 2003 to 2007. He earned $135,000 last year. Pearre released a report this... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersMeanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public saf
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
Meanwhile, the diversion of troopers to the border is short-changing public safety in other parts of the state. At a House Appropriations Committee hearing in July, Col. Steve McGraw, the director of the DPS, conceded that other areas of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Trial balloons’Andanar, to his credit, gallantly owned up to the wrong information traced from
‘Trial balloons’
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
Andanar, to his credit, gallantly owned up to the wrong information traced from his office. At the public hearing of the House appropriations committee yesterday on the PCO budget for next year, Andanar offered no excuses to the foul-ups in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
House panel OKs without scrutiny P20-B OP budgetMANILA, Philippines – The House appropriations committee yesterday endorsed wit
House panel OKs without scrutiny P20-B OP budget
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The House appropriations committee yesterday endorsed without scrutiny the proposed P20-billion budget for next year of the Office of President (OP). Upon motion of Albay Rep. Joey Salceda, the committee chaired by Davao City... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
House committee okays proposed budget for President & VPThe House Appropriations Committee has approved the proposed budget for the Off
House committee okays proposed budget for President & VP
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
The House Appropriations Committee has approved the proposed budget for the Office of the President (OP) for next year. The amount is P 19.9 billion. The allocation for President Rodrigo Duterte's office for 2017 is 607% higher than the P... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contractexpires in July 2019 and Virginia leaders hope to strike up deals with smaller
Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 14 days ago
expires in July 2019 and Virginia leaders hope to strike up deals with smaller service providers. The chair of the House Appropriations Committee, Del. S. Chris Jones, said he's, "very disappointed, to say the least, where we are." Jones... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Louisiana delegation presses Obama for flood aidLouisiana aid bill. "We stand ready to help. The latest information though is
Louisiana delegation presses Obama for flood aid
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
Louisiana aid bill. "We stand ready to help. The latest information though is that FEMA has plenty of money available," House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers, R-Ky., said last week. "At the moment I don't think we need a... Read more
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