TITLE

CONGRESS APPROVES BUDGET AGREEMENT; REVIEW OF SPENDING BILLS BEGINS…

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
NCADD Washington Report;May/Jun2008, Vol. 11 Issue 5/6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the start of the review of annual spending bills by the U.S. House and Senate Appropriations Committees following the approval of budget resolution. Additional funding bills that will be reviewed include Commerce, Justice and Science which fund Department of Justice programs such as Second Chance Act and drug courts. The total amount of budget resolution approved by House and Senate in June 2008 is $21 billion over the request of President George W. Bush.
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33312596

 

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