Tag: Budget

National Assembly’s budget sub-committee kicks off review of government’s 2020 budget proposal

the National Assembly’s budget subcommittee has kicked off its examination of the government’s 444 billion US dollar budget proposal for next year the subcommittee is considered the last stage of the screening process where the members deduct or increase the budget on a project-by-project basis the committee will have finished its review before November 29th the deadline for the budget...

Schumer ‘worried’ Trump wants to shut down government over impeachment

-Will the Defense Appropriations bill pass this week, and also what’s your sort of take on a broader task of funding the government? -The Defense bill won’t pass this week. I mean, Leader McConnell stretches the truth, so he’s saying Democrats are preventing it from happening and preventing our soldiers from getting paid. Well, first of all, the soldiers get...

California Forward: How to Move Government Closer to the People – Sign our Petition

[music-guitar] The most complex problems [rain falling] sometimes have the most common-sense solutions. [birds chirping] In california our government is too far from the people that represents. It’s easy for leaders to lose touch with the communities they serve. Too often funding comes with restrictions that limit the flexibility local governments [stretching sound] need to solve a problem. And when...

John Boehner tried to keep Donald Trump from shutting down the government report

John Boehner tried to keep Donald Trump from shutting down the government report A new report indicates that the government came closer to shutting down than many realized earlier this month. President Donald Trump was apparently dissatisfied with the outcome of the spending bill negotiations and was contemplating vetoing it, according to a report by Axios. White House chief of...