TITLE

Two Spending Bills in the Works

AUTHOR(S)
Baumann, David; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
National Journal;9/23/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 38, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the status of the fiscal 2007 Defense and Homeland Security appropriations bills in the U.S. Congress. Republicans agreed to transfer $4 billion from defense accounts into social programs on the Defense spending bill. The Homeland Security spending bill was delayed over a provision that would allow U.S. citizens to import lower-priced prescription drugs across the Canadian borders.
ACCESSION #
22656122

 

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