Tag Archives: FY 2011

To Cut or Not to Cut Remains the Question

Like death and taxes, the federal government is one of those things that’s always certain to be humming along in the background, right?!  If the D.C. powers that be don’t pass a spending bill by March 4, that humming will…

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It’s a Mad Mad (Budgetary) World

Today, after days of Republican and Democratic sparring over spending priorities, the House slogged its way into day three working through nearly 600 proposed amendments to HR 1, the continuing resolution that would provide funding for the remainder of fiscal…

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House Budget Committee Settles on $32 Billion in FY 11 Cuts

The debate over spending levels for the rest of the current fiscal year ratcheted up a notch today. According to its website, the House Budget Committee will set the spending cap for the remainder of fiscal year 2011 at $1.055…

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Groundhogs and Grant Experts Predict What’s Ahead in 2011

It’s that day of the year again – when Americans carry out the strange practice of letting a rodent portend the future.  And this morning, Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow, supposedly heralding an early spring. While many storm-pummeled…

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