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2010-07-19 13:20:00

Appropriations Subcommittee Did Not Include President's Proposal in Spending Bill WASHINGTON, July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conservation groups today urged the U.S.

2009-05-04 18:04:00

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the 2009 Supplemental Appropriations bill that will be considered by the House Appropriations Committee on Thursday. "Chairman Obey and the Members of the House Appropriations Committee are to be commended for quickly drafting legislation to meet our military's needs in Iraq and Afghanistan and to address the H1N1 flu virus. "The bill the Committee will consider on Thursday meets the...

2009-01-22 14:25:00

Family Research Council to Deliver Thousands of Petitions to Congressman Obey's Office WASHINGTON, Jan.

2008-07-09 18:00:19

Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) today released its preliminary analysis of the House version of the Fiscal 2009 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act. This year, there are 655 projects, costing taxpayers a total of $821 million.

2008-07-09 15:00:19

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The nation's mayors are shocked and dismayed over the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee action to cast aside the fully authorized and nationally-accepted delivery system to provide energy efficiency block grants to cities, towns, counties and states that would have provided essential funds to move our nation forward toward energy independence and climate protection.

2008-07-04 03:00:14

By Stacy Millberg, Star Beacon, Ashtabula, Ohio Jul. 4--AUSTINBURG TOWNSHIP -- U.S. Rep. Steven C. LaTourette, R-Bainbridge Township, delivered a bit of good news to Austinburg Township residents Thursday afternoon.

2008-06-26 12:02:42

By Victor Tine, The Daily News of Newburyport, Mass. Jun. 26--PLUM ISLAND -- A key congressional committee has approved a bill providing $760,000 for dredging the Merrimack River channel and another $95,000 to study erosion on Plum Island.

2008-06-25 18:03:01

The U.S. House of Representatives today has taken an important step toward federal funding for local energy efficiency programs, a top priority for the Congressional Urban Caucus, according to a bipartisan joint announcement by Caucus Chairman Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-PA) and Caucus Vice Chairman Rep.

2006-04-06 19:40:04

By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives failed to bridge their internal difference on Thursday on a budget plan for fiscal year 2007, forcing leaders to cancel a vote on the $2.8 trillion measure, a Republican aide said.

2006-04-06 18:48:23

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Deeply divided Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives were at an "impasse" over a fiscal 2007 budget plan, forcing leaders to cancel a vote this week on that $2.8 trillion measure, a Republican aide familiar with the negotiations said on Thursday.

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