Consolidated Appropriations Act

Aug 12, 2008 - 5:04 AM
As the Senate and the House of Representatives neared adjournment for August, both parties in the Senate were patting themselves on the back for their pres
May 15, 2008 - 12:05 PM
When Congress returned from its August recess, both houses set about to debate what to do about the declining budget surplus and what to do about spending.
Apr 21, 2008 - 6:12 AM
The Bush Administration has proposed spending $759 billion next year for government agencies and programs other than Social Security, but more than half ha
Dec 7, 2007 - 5:51 AM
• One of the annual Washington rituals calls for the President to send Congress an administration budget proposal for the next fiscal year.
Nov 30, 2007 - 11:32 AM
• At press time, appropriations for the 12 government agencies were still in the holding pattern.
Nov 26, 2007 - 11:52 AM
When Congress returned from its August recess, both houses set about to debate what to do about the declining budget surplus and what to do about spending.
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:09 AM
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised its estimates of budget deficits.
Mar 28, 2007 - 10:16 AM
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) in late January announced that the federal deficit is expected to climb to $477 billion this year, up fro
Jan 29, 2007 - 10:03 AM
Having missed the October 1 deadline for funding nine of the 13 government agencies that had been neglected, a lame-duck Congress made up for that lack of