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Appropriations Bill Includes $120M For Naval Academy Center

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski says the omnibus spending bill passed by Congress includes $120 million to build a cybersecurity center at the U.S. 67 more words


Senate passes omnibus appropriations act

Late Saturday the U.S. Senate voted to close debate on the 2015 omnibus appropriations bill (H.R. 83) and then passed the bill by a voice vote. 152 more words

Program News And Notices

The top 10 blog posts of 2014

Once again, as we head towards the end of the year, we look back to see which blog posts were the most popular. In 2014, the hot topic was the appropriations act and its related notices, which included the implementation of biennial inspections and new flat rent requirements. 102 more words

Program News And Notices

Friday news roundup 12/19/14

Today in the Federal Register, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) published an interim final rule implementing new procurement standards for all federal agencies. 215 more words

Program News And Notices

Connecticut's Senators Split On Spending Bill

(CBS Connecticut) – Connecticut’s two U.S.  senators split in the vote on the $1.1 trillion spending bill passed 56-40 Saturday night.  Senator Chris Murphy voted for the measure,  Senator Richard Blumenthal against it  — but both expressed concern about both the contents of the bill and the process which came up with it. 136 more words


"Cromnibus" Spending Bill Is a Victory and a Defeat

So what should libertarians, Reagan conservatives, and other advocates of smaller government think of the “cromnibus” spending bill?

The answer depends on your benchmark. If you dislike insider deals, pork-barrel spending, … 924 more words

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Tyrant of Compromise: Boehner's Budget Blunder

John Boehner (pictured right) has once again proven that he must go. This is a man who does not have the leadership ability or vision to represent conservatives as the Speaker of the House. 115 more words