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Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Since nailing down language last week for the bill, which sets budget levels for the Pentagon and weighs

in on a host of military and security policy issues, the four bipartisan leaders of the House and Senate

Defense is currently operating on a second continuing spending resolution that provides a temporary budget

The NDAA, which Congress has passed annually for 58 straight years, sets the budget limits for the department

According to a Congressional Budget Office report released earlier this year, a Space Force within the

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The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Constitution mandated the repayment of certain types of bond debt, but the island’s latest budget

The hedge funds scoured the island’s budget.

Puerto Rico’s budget had set aside $205 million in discretionary money for things like disaster relief

According to Matt Fabian, a partner at the bond-research house Municipal Market Analytics, a standard

representatives decided what to spend money on, now an unelected board would have veto power over the budget

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Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump,  to Adam Schiff and the House

., the committee's top Republican; journalists; and the White House Office of Management and Budget.

President Trump, however, is not identified by name in the House phone records cited in the report, but

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump, to Adam Schiff and the House

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HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

To that end, WarnerMedia has added an additional $500 million to HBO’s budget and is pushing to ramp

Still, Armstrong is a good name to keep in-house as HBO develops a handful of hopeful replacements for

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Administrative assistant jobs helped propel many women into the middle class. Now they’re disappearing.

She has run down her savings and dipped into her retirement fund to pay the mortgage on the bungalow house

assistant at the Pennsylvania auditor general’s office until she was let go in 2013 at age 57 because of budget

Read full article: Administrative assistant jobs helped pro...→

First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer Takes Gal Gadot’s Superhero to New Heights

s “A Wrinkle in Time” may have disappointed at the box office, but she’s already booked another big-budget

A CMS official was in the hot seat on Tuesday at a House hearing for the botched rollout of the federal

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Judiciary Hearing Sets Stage for Impeachment Charges

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

Leading Democratic committee chairmen said the Congressional Budget Office has indicated that Pelosi’

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

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McCarthy Confident GOP Will Win Back House

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” that he is confident

the Republicans can win back the majority in the House next year because the Democrats are defying the

The minority leader also lambasted the Democrats for the government’s failure to have a budget, saying

“The No. 1 responsibility of a majority is at first to do a budget.

The Democrats didn’t even do a budget."

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Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

He had pleaded guilty, and having been under house arrest for 745 days, he was credited with time served

off-the-books stream of income used to supplement the bureau's public budget.

Last year's CPD budget totaled $1.4 billion, 5 percent greater than the year before.

In 2015, the bureau received a little more than $77 million in its official budget.

the lobbyists that will fight the legislation, because he used to work with them as a staffer in the House

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America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

And in many ways, that’s just fine with the White House.

But if history plays a role, the diplomatic shifts of the Trump years are more about a White House unapologetically

president has hosted only two state dinners and has repeatedly sought to slash the State Department budget

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Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on

Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on "Face the Nation," December 8, 2019

MARGARET BRENNAN: We're back with the former chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, North

From your perspective, is it inevitable that the House is going to impeach President Trump?

MARGARET BRENNAN: But one of the things the White House did this week was put out a letter saying it's

Nancy Pelosi made an agreement not to go back when we increase the debt ceiling in the- the previous budget

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Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

year, issued again in 2016 to refinance a number of bonds that preceded them, according to its 2019 budget

how many people moved into the neighborhood, no matter how much more the tax base got with each new house

“It just wasn’t worth the money to stay in that house for what we were paying.”

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Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

are getting faster wage gains than their bosses, the managers," said Kudlow, who worked as Reagan’s budget

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

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The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

More parents, more of whom worked and paid higher rents, assured a higher maintenance budget for the

While two of these, in the Cabrini-Green area, are New Urbanist-style town-house complexes, he's always

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Connor O’Brien

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

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Trump claims Americans have to flush the toilet ’10 times, 15 times, as opposed to once’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee is wrapping up the investigative phase of its impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House impeachment investigators met in private Saturday with a White House budget official

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Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

., attacking Democrats for delays in the defense budget.

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Russia, Ukraine to Revive Peace Process, Exchange Prisoners

The White House Office of Management and Budget made its first official move to withhold military aid

Budget Committee.

Mark Sandy, a career staffer in the White House Office of Management and Budget, told impeachment investigators

that two budget staffers left the agency after expressing frustrations about the unexplained hold on

Former White House adviser and Russian policy expert Fiona Hill warned lawmakers during her testimony

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Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

. — California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with

the Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday

Harvard-Harris presidential poll Trump impeachment hearing becomes a shouting match Impeachment fight flares at House

California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with the

Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday.

Read full article: Trump feud could ding California’s budge...→
Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

The House is moving quickly and could vote on several measures to fund the government this week.

Congressional negotiators are scrambling to reach a deal that would allow the House to vote on several

Both parties also want to avoid missing out on $100 billion in extra spending from this year’s budget

The House is also facing a hectic calendar in the final two weeks of 2019.

House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) quipped last week.

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Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

“The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

The White House declined to comment.

deal came into focus when a book charting then-Defense Secretary James Mattis’ tenure at the White House

Read full article: Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billi...→
Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Khanna represents Silicon Valley in the House of Representatives.

We could add two zeros to the end of the budget for ARPA-E, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy

Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) is a Democratic member of the House of Representatives from California’s 17th District

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Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

It would be too much of a commitment in both time and money to put a few pieces of legal house-made coppa

There was a time, nearly a decade ago, when committing such acts of illicit in-house meat preservation

production, says they're also coming up with a DIY plan-writing class for restaurants that may not have the budget

Read full article: Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's...→
Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

With a higher education budget of $18.5 billion in 2019-2020, California is one of just four states spending

more on higher education, per student, than they did in 2008, according to the Center on Budget and

The investments have also been driven by a backlash to budget cuts made during the recession, and a concern

According to the independent California Budget and Policy Center, the price of undergraduate tuition

And at the federal level, a House bill — introduced by Rep.

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Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

It’s also 5.1 million more jobs than the Congressional Budget Office, CBO, projected in its final forecast

-Mexico-Canada trade agreement (USMCA) is awaiting a vote in the House but Speaker Nancy Pelosi is currently

Crowley said that the votes are there in the House—and it would “pass resoundingly” should Pelosi call

Read full article: Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on...→

America’s Influence, Once So Dominant, Waning Under Trump

Who in the White House budget office called Rudy Giuliani on an August afternoon, and what did they have

House impeachment investigators were unable to answer either question in their report released Tuesday

President Donald Trump and Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg of NATO met for the first time at the White House

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Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

The city's budget was busted, and he decided he had to find other ways of showing that he's tough on

The bill stalled, and house speaker Michael Madigan never called it for a vote.

control, Garry McCarthy, Tracy Siska, Chicago Justice Project, aldermen, City Council, police staffing, budget

Read full article: Did Rahm live up to his campaign promise...→

Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeover to lower copays

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

In the House, Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to bring her own, more ambitious bill to a floor vote next week

In a statement late Friday, the White House said "President Donald J.

hoping a deal can still be had, and that major prescription drug legislation can be incorporated in a budget

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

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Slow and Steady

The report even affected Governor Edgar's first budget proposal, which allocated more funds for programs

house founded by Jane Addams, to take his English class--a proud man."

"I was scared," says del Valle, "moving from a boys' club to an operation with a $1.5 million budget,

During his four years as director many new programs were added and the budget soared to $4 million.

House of Representatives.

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Service Revolvers

Because the talent and the material were free, V-Disc could devote most of its budget to recording and

recitals and concerts, like Billie Holiday's performances with Louis Armstrong at the Metropolitan Opera House

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New and Improved Formula

Tempted by an unlimited recording budget and unable to agree on a musical direction, they took five years

The Strokes have built not a monument but a safe house, where they can experiment at their own pace.

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A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget. You won’t believe what happened next.

A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget.

"I've contacted the OMB, the GAO, the OIG," he says — referring to the Office of Management and Budget

Speaking at the House Armed Services Committee's hearing on the audit in May, Pentagon Comptroller David

The fiscal year 2015 budget for Housing and Urban Development was just $48.3 billion.

Some plug monies are surely a part of such three-card-monte budget games.

largest part of the budget can fail its audit and is otherwise unaccountable.

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Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Trump's budget submissions.

have always been ignored by Congress, though pension changes were approved under GOP control of the House

The parental leave issue was a priority for Democrats such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who weighed

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Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

She searches for inexpensive studios or one-bedrooms, but many end up in rented rooms inside a shared house

She tries to prepare them for that by teaching them to budget money and helping them find good jobs.

She is trying to secure a county-owned house in Concord that could provide several beds for LGBTQ youth

After staying in a hotel in August, Watson moved into a house in Cupertino that she’ll get to stay in

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Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

out of our county taxpayers,” Republican Representative Tony Albright said to a DHS manager and state budget

officials at a Minnesota House Committee.

“I think it should come from DHS’s budget,” said Rep. Albright.

Read full article: Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accoun...→
Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

The White House didn’t immediately return an emailed request for comment Monday.

The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

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How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Phone records show that Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Hantman

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Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

As I testified previously with regard to the requested White House call and the White House meeting,

Two of them immediately reported their concerns to White House lawyers.

. military assistance to Ukraine, which one witness said was nearly 10 percent of Ukraine’s defense budget

Giuliani said that would not be good enough to get a White House meeting.

of the Vice President, the Office of Management and Budget, the Department of State, the Department of

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TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

By the way, Margo is in Slytherin House, Kristen is a Hufflepuff and I’m a Gryffindor.

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

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What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

The House Judiciary Committee will hear evidence as it considers articles of impeachment against President

The impeachment drive against President Trump moves into a new phase on Monday as the House Judiciary

Goldman, the Democratic counsel for the House Intelligence Committee, will then present the evidence

The White House has argued that the inquiry is illegitimate, partisan and rigged against Mr.

House committees have issued subpoenas to the White House, the Defense Department, the budget office

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The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including with a regular caller

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Mr

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Schumer: Fed workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave

Parental leave was a priority for high-ranking Democrats, including Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

provision is a victory for federal workers, who would face benefit cuts under the Trump administration’s budget

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De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

times — including at a June 14 press conference to announce they reached an agreement on a new city budget

But the détente ended in May when de Blasio launched his ill-fated White House bid.

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Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi leads the 2019 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony, a tradition since 1964.

Don’t try to do it all at once, and stick to your budget.

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Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Already on a tight budget, they stared at a bill that had gone from $818 at their closing in 2014 to

“The mortgage on the house we could afford just fine. But the taxes murdered us.

over several years and paying it with property taxes rather than charging it up-front, divvied up per house

“We tried everything we could to find a way to keep our house,” Tlene said.

“Like anyone, if you have a lower cost and don’t budget for the higher cost, you get frustrated.”

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Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Editorial boards have decreed Chicago's most important concern to be its budget problems.

school at the University of Chicago before moving to Minnesota, where he served five terms in the state house

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CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

records disclosed in impeachment report Republicans introduce bill to protect LGBTQ Americans White House

President Trump proposed $291 million in the next year’s HHS budget to jump-start the multiyear initiative

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Alfredo Ortiz, Author at Breitbart

Cousins picked up golf balls at a Michigan driving range, which showed him how to live on a budget and

President Obama and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan disagree on a lot.

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WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

We were spending the taxpayers’ money and had a big budget — $3.5 billion — which was worth a lot back

Happer also spoke to the Heartland Institute about his time in the White House and his views on climate

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Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told 'Fox & Friends: Weekend'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Saturday that he would be pursuing

journalist John Solomon, Fox News host Sean Hannity, Giuliani connection Lev Parnas, and other White House

., and House Democrats put in the report.

DOUBTS RAISED AFTER SCHIFF CLAIMS PHONE RECORDS PROVE GIULIANI'S WHITE HOUSE BUDGET OFFICE CALLS

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Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Since nailing down language last week for the bill, which sets budget levels for the Pentagon and weighs

in on a host of military and security policy issues, the four bipartisan leaders of the House and Senate

Defense is currently operating on a second continuing spending resolution that provides a temporary budget

The NDAA, which Congress has passed annually for 58 straight years, sets the budget limits for the department

According to a Congressional Budget Office report released earlier this year, a Space Force within the

Read full article: Space Force deal clears way for vote on ...→
Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

out of our county taxpayers,” Republican Representative Tony Albright said to a DHS manager and state budget

officials at a Minnesota House Committee.

“I think it should come from DHS’s budget,” said Rep. Albright.

Read full article: Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accoun...→
Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

. — California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with

the Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday

Harvard-Harris presidential poll Trump impeachment hearing becomes a shouting match Impeachment fight flares at House

California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with the

Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday.

Read full article: Trump feud could ding California’s budge...→
Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump,  to Adam Schiff and the House

., the committee's top Republican; journalists; and the White House Office of Management and Budget.

President Trump, however, is not identified by name in the House phone records cited in the report, but

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump, to Adam Schiff and the House

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How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Phone records show that Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Hantman

Read full article: How an ex-mayor led a president to the b...→
Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

“The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

The White House declined to comment.

deal came into focus when a book charting then-Defense Secretary James Mattis’ tenure at the White House

Read full article: Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billi...→

Administrative assistant jobs helped propel many women into the middle class. Now they’re disappearing.

She has run down her savings and dipped into her retirement fund to pay the mortgage on the bungalow house

assistant at the Pennsylvania auditor general’s office until she was let go in 2013 at age 57 because of budget

Read full article: Administrative assistant jobs helped pro...→
TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

By the way, Margo is in Slytherin House, Kristen is a Hufflepuff and I’m a Gryffindor.

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

Read full article: TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London -...→
Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

It would be too much of a commitment in both time and money to put a few pieces of legal house-made coppa

There was a time, nearly a decade ago, when committing such acts of illicit in-house meat preservation

production, says they're also coming up with a DIY plan-writing class for restaurants that may not have the budget

Read full article: Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's...→

Judiciary Hearing Sets Stage for Impeachment Charges

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

Leading Democratic committee chairmen said the Congressional Budget Office has indicated that Pelosi’

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

Read full article: Judiciary Hearing Sets Stage for Impeach...→
The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including with a regular caller

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Mr

Read full article: The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led ...→
Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

It’s also 5.1 million more jobs than the Congressional Budget Office, CBO, projected in its final forecast

-Mexico-Canada trade agreement (USMCA) is awaiting a vote in the House but Speaker Nancy Pelosi is currently

Crowley said that the votes are there in the House—and it would “pass resoundingly” should Pelosi call

Read full article: Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on...→
Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

He had pleaded guilty, and having been under house arrest for 745 days, he was credited with time served

off-the-books stream of income used to supplement the bureau's public budget.

Last year's CPD budget totaled $1.4 billion, 5 percent greater than the year before.

In 2015, the bureau received a little more than $77 million in its official budget.

the lobbyists that will fight the legislation, because he used to work with them as a staffer in the House

Read full article: Inside the Chicago Police Department’s s...→
De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

times — including at a June 14 press conference to announce they reached an agreement on a new city budget

But the détente ended in May when de Blasio launched his ill-fated White House bid.

Read full article: De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship ...→
Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

The city's budget was busted, and he decided he had to find other ways of showing that he's tough on

The bill stalled, and house speaker Michael Madigan never called it for a vote.

control, Garry McCarthy, Tracy Siska, Chicago Justice Project, aldermen, City Council, police staffing, budget

Read full article: Did Rahm live up to his campaign promise...→
Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on

Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on "Face the Nation," December 8, 2019

MARGARET BRENNAN: We're back with the former chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, North

From your perspective, is it inevitable that the House is going to impeach President Trump?

MARGARET BRENNAN: But one of the things the White House did this week was put out a letter saying it's

Nancy Pelosi made an agreement not to go back when we increase the debt ceiling in the- the previous budget

Read full article: Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on "Face t...→
Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Already on a tight budget, they stared at a bill that had gone from $818 at their closing in 2014 to

“The mortgage on the house we could afford just fine. But the taxes murdered us.

over several years and paying it with property taxes rather than charging it up-front, divvied up per house

“We tried everything we could to find a way to keep our house,” Tlene said.

“Like anyone, if you have a lower cost and don’t budget for the higher cost, you get frustrated.”

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Slow and Steady

The report even affected Governor Edgar's first budget proposal, which allocated more funds for programs

house founded by Jane Addams, to take his English class--a proud man."

"I was scared," says del Valle, "moving from a boys' club to an operation with a $1.5 million budget,

During his four years as director many new programs were added and the budget soared to $4 million.

House of Representatives.

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Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

are getting faster wage gains than their bosses, the managers," said Kudlow, who worked as Reagan’s budget

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

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CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

records disclosed in impeachment report Republicans introduce bill to protect LGBTQ Americans White House

President Trump proposed $291 million in the next year’s HHS budget to jump-start the multiyear initiative

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New and Improved Formula

Tempted by an unlimited recording budget and unable to agree on a musical direction, they took five years

The Strokes have built not a monument but a safe house, where they can experiment at their own pace.

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Connor O’Brien

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

Read full article: Connor O’Brien...→
WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

We were spending the taxpayers’ money and had a big budget — $3.5 billion — which was worth a lot back

Happer also spoke to the Heartland Institute about his time in the White House and his views on climate

Read full article: WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer...→
Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Trump's budget submissions.

have always been ignored by Congress, though pension changes were approved under GOP control of the House

The parental leave issue was a priority for Democrats such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who weighed

Read full article: Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid ...→
Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

., attacking Democrats for delays in the defense budget.

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Read full article: Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadli...→

Russia, Ukraine to Revive Peace Process, Exchange Prisoners

The White House Office of Management and Budget made its first official move to withhold military aid

Budget Committee.

Mark Sandy, a career staffer in the White House Office of Management and Budget, told impeachment investigators

that two budget staffers left the agency after expressing frustrations about the unexplained hold on

Former White House adviser and Russian policy expert Fiona Hill warned lawmakers during her testimony

Read full article: Russia, Ukraine to Revive Peace Process,...→
The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Constitution mandated the repayment of certain types of bond debt, but the island’s latest budget

The hedge funds scoured the island’s budget.

Puerto Rico’s budget had set aside $205 million in discretionary money for things like disaster relief

According to Matt Fabian, a partner at the bond-research house Municipal Market Analytics, a standard

representatives decided what to spend money on, now an unelected board would have veto power over the budget

Read full article: The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. ...→
Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

The White House didn’t immediately return an emailed request for comment Monday.

The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

Read full article: Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ ...→
Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

The House is moving quickly and could vote on several measures to fund the government this week.

Congressional negotiators are scrambling to reach a deal that would allow the House to vote on several

Both parties also want to avoid missing out on $100 billion in extra spending from this year’s budget

The House is also facing a hectic calendar in the final two weeks of 2019.

House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) quipped last week.

Read full article: Congress rushing to reach spending deal ...→
HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

To that end, WarnerMedia has added an additional $500 million to HBO’s budget and is pushing to ramp

Still, Armstrong is a good name to keep in-house as HBO develops a handful of hopeful replacements for

Read full article: HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jess...→
Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

As I testified previously with regard to the requested White House call and the White House meeting,

Two of them immediately reported their concerns to White House lawyers.

. military assistance to Ukraine, which one witness said was nearly 10 percent of Ukraine’s defense budget

Giuliani said that would not be good enough to get a White House meeting.

of the Vice President, the Office of Management and Budget, the Department of State, the Department of

Read full article: Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's...→
Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Khanna represents Silicon Valley in the House of Representatives.

We could add two zeros to the end of the budget for ARPA-E, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy

Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) is a Democratic member of the House of Representatives from California’s 17th District

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First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer Takes Gal Gadot’s Superhero to New Heights

s “A Wrinkle in Time” may have disappointed at the box office, but she’s already booked another big-budget

A CMS official was in the hot seat on Tuesday at a House hearing for the botched rollout of the federal

Read full article: First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer Takes ...→
What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

The House Judiciary Committee will hear evidence as it considers articles of impeachment against President

The impeachment drive against President Trump moves into a new phase on Monday as the House Judiciary

Goldman, the Democratic counsel for the House Intelligence Committee, will then present the evidence

The White House has argued that the inquiry is illegitimate, partisan and rigged against Mr.

House committees have issued subpoenas to the White House, the Defense Department, the budget office

Read full article: What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment He...→
Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

With a higher education budget of $18.5 billion in 2019-2020, California is one of just four states spending

more on higher education, per student, than they did in 2008, according to the Center on Budget and

The investments have also been driven by a backlash to budget cuts made during the recession, and a concern

According to the independent California Budget and Policy Center, the price of undergraduate tuition

And at the federal level, a House bill — introduced by Rep.

Read full article: Food banks and cheap textbooks: Californ...→

McCarthy Confident GOP Will Win Back House

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” that he is confident

the Republicans can win back the majority in the House next year because the Democrats are defying the

The minority leader also lambasted the Democrats for the government’s failure to have a budget, saying

“The No. 1 responsibility of a majority is at first to do a budget.

The Democrats didn’t even do a budget."

Read full article: McCarthy Confident GOP Will Win Back Hou...→

Schumer: Fed workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave

Parental leave was a priority for high-ranking Democrats, including Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

provision is a victory for federal workers, who would face benefit cuts under the Trump administration’s budget

Read full article: Schumer: Fed workers to get 12 weeks of ...→

America’s Influence, Once So Dominant, Waning Under Trump

Who in the White House budget office called Rudy Giuliani on an August afternoon, and what did they have

House impeachment investigators were unable to answer either question in their report released Tuesday

President Donald Trump and Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg of NATO met for the first time at the White House

Read full article: America’s Influence, Once So Dominant, W...→
America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

And in many ways, that’s just fine with the White House.

But if history plays a role, the diplomatic shifts of the Trump years are more about a White House unapologetically

president has hosted only two state dinners and has repeatedly sought to slash the State Department budget

Read full article: America’s influence, once so dominant, w...→
Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi leads the 2019 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony, a tradition since 1964.

Don’t try to do it all at once, and stick to your budget.

Read full article: Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this C...→

Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeover to lower copays

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

In the House, Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to bring her own, more ambitious bill to a floor vote next week

In a statement late Friday, the White House said "President Donald J.

hoping a deal can still be had, and that major prescription drug legislation can be incorporated in a budget

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

Read full article: Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeo...→
Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

year, issued again in 2016 to refinance a number of bonds that preceded them, according to its 2019 budget

how many people moved into the neighborhood, no matter how much more the tax base got with each new house

“It just wasn’t worth the money to stay in that house for what we were paying.”

Read full article: Colorado metro district debts can take h...→
Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Editorial boards have decreed Chicago's most important concern to be its budget problems.

school at the University of Chicago before moving to Minnesota, where he served five terms in the state house

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Service Revolvers

Because the talent and the material were free, V-Disc could devote most of its budget to recording and

recitals and concerts, like Billie Holiday's performances with Louis Armstrong at the Metropolitan Opera House

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The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

More parents, more of whom worked and paid higher rents, assured a higher maintenance budget for the

While two of these, in the Cabrini-Green area, are New Urbanist-style town-house complexes, he's always

Read full article: The Goldberg variation: High-rise public...→

Alfredo Ortiz, Author at Breitbart

Cousins picked up golf balls at a Michigan driving range, which showed him how to live on a budget and

President Obama and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan disagree on a lot.

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A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget. You won’t believe what happened next.

A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget.

"I've contacted the OMB, the GAO, the OIG," he says — referring to the Office of Management and Budget

Speaking at the House Armed Services Committee's hearing on the audit in May, Pentagon Comptroller David

The fiscal year 2015 budget for Housing and Urban Development was just $48.3 billion.

Some plug monies are surely a part of such three-card-monte budget games.

largest part of the budget can fail its audit and is otherwise unaccountable.

Read full article: A Michigan State professor tried to revi...→

Trump claims Americans have to flush the toilet ’10 times, 15 times, as opposed to once’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee is wrapping up the investigative phase of its impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House impeachment investigators met in private Saturday with a White House budget official

Read full article: Trump claims Americans have to flush the...→
Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told 'Fox & Friends: Weekend'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Saturday that he would be pursuing

journalist John Solomon, Fox News host Sean Hannity, Giuliani connection Lev Parnas, and other White House

., and House Democrats put in the report.

DOUBTS RAISED AFTER SCHIFF CLAIMS PHONE RECORDS PROVE GIULIANI'S WHITE HOUSE BUDGET OFFICE CALLS

Read full article: Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We...→
Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

She searches for inexpensive studios or one-bedrooms, but many end up in rented rooms inside a shared house

She tries to prepare them for that by teaching them to budget money and helping them find good jobs.

She is trying to secure a county-owned house in Concord that could provide several beds for LGBTQ youth

After staying in a hotel in August, Watson moved into a house in Cupertino that she’ll get to stay in

Read full article: Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBT...→
Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Space Force deal clears way for vote on massive defense policy bill

Since nailing down language last week for the bill, which sets budget levels for the Pentagon and weighs

in on a host of military and security policy issues, the four bipartisan leaders of the House and Senate

Defense is currently operating on a second continuing spending resolution that provides a temporary budget

The NDAA, which Congress has passed annually for 58 straight years, sets the budget limits for the department

According to a Congressional Budget Office report released earlier this year, a Space Force within the

Read full article: Space Force deal clears way for vote on ...→

Russia, Ukraine to Revive Peace Process, Exchange Prisoners

The White House Office of Management and Budget made its first official move to withhold military aid

Budget Committee.

Mark Sandy, a career staffer in the White House Office of Management and Budget, told impeachment investigators

that two budget staffers left the agency after expressing frustrations about the unexplained hold on

Former White House adviser and Russian policy expert Fiona Hill warned lawmakers during her testimony

Read full article: Russia, Ukraine to Revive Peace Process,...→
Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accounting Mistakes

out of our county taxpayers,” Republican Representative Tony Albright said to a DHS manager and state budget

officials at a Minnesota House Committee.

“I think it should come from DHS’s budget,” said Rep. Albright.

Read full article: Counties Object To Paying For DHS Accoun...→
The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Constitution mandated the repayment of certain types of bond debt, but the island’s latest budget

The hedge funds scoured the island’s budget.

Puerto Rico’s budget had set aside $205 million in discretionary money for things like disaster relief

According to Matt Fabian, a partner at the bond-research house Municipal Market Analytics, a standard

representatives decided what to spend money on, now an unelected board would have veto power over the budget

Read full article: The Curious Case of Aurelius Capital v. ...→
Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

Trump feud could ding California’s budget surplus

. — California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with

the Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday

Harvard-Harris presidential poll Trump impeachment hearing becomes a shouting match Impeachment fight flares at House

California is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with the

Trump administration about a tax involving Medicaid, the state’s chief budget writer said Monday.

Read full article: Trump feud could ding California’s budge...→
Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

The White House didn’t immediately return an emailed request for comment Monday.

The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

Read full article: Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ ...→
Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone Records

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump,  to Adam Schiff and the House

., the committee's top Republican; journalists; and the White House Office of Management and Budget.

President Trump, however, is not identified by name in the House phone records cited in the report, but

telephone records, including information on his calls with President Trump, to Adam Schiff and the House

Read full article: Giuliani Shocked AT&T Turned Over Phone ...→
Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

Congress rushing to reach spending deal as deadline looms

The House is moving quickly and could vote on several measures to fund the government this week.

Congressional negotiators are scrambling to reach a deal that would allow the House to vote on several

Both parties also want to avoid missing out on $100 billion in extra spending from this year’s budget

The House is also facing a hectic calendar in the final two weeks of 2019.

House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) quipped last week.

Read full article: Congress rushing to reach spending deal ...→
How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

How an ex-mayor led a president to the brink of impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Phone records show that Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Hantman

Read full article: How an ex-mayor led a president to the b...→
HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Around With a Big New Deal

To that end, WarnerMedia has added an additional $500 million to HBO’s budget and is pushing to ramp

Still, Armstrong is a good name to keep in-house as HBO develops a handful of hopeful replacements for

Read full article: HBO Is Keeping ‘Succession’ Creator Jess...→
Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft

“The question is whether the President of the United States should be allowed to use the budget of DoD

The White House declined to comment.

deal came into focus when a book charting then-Defense Secretary James Mattis’ tenure at the White House

Read full article: Amazon blames Trump for losing $10 billi...→
Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's opening statement

As I testified previously with regard to the requested White House call and the White House meeting,

Two of them immediately reported their concerns to White House lawyers.

. military assistance to Ukraine, which one witness said was nearly 10 percent of Ukraine’s defense budget

Giuliani said that would not be good enough to get a White House meeting.

of the Vice President, the Office of Management and Budget, the Department of State, the Department of

Read full article: Read Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman's...→

Administrative assistant jobs helped propel many women into the middle class. Now they’re disappearing.

She has run down her savings and dipped into her retirement fund to pay the mortgage on the bungalow house

assistant at the Pennsylvania auditor general’s office until she was let go in 2013 at age 57 because of budget

Read full article: Administrative assistant jobs helped pro...→
Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Opinion | Don’t Let China Win the Green Race

Khanna represents Silicon Valley in the House of Representatives.

We could add two zeros to the end of the budget for ARPA-E, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy

Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) is a Democratic member of the House of Representatives from California’s 17th District

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TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

TimmyDaddy: The Sullivans go to London - Atlanta INtown Paper

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

By the way, Margo is in Slytherin House, Kristen is a Hufflepuff and I’m a Gryffindor.

We don’t have a travel budget as much as we have a free-falling hunch of a guideline that governs what

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First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer Takes Gal Gadot’s Superhero to New Heights

s “A Wrinkle in Time” may have disappointed at the box office, but she’s already booked another big-budget

A CMS official was in the hot seat on Tuesday at a House hearing for the botched rollout of the federal

Read full article: First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer Takes ...→
Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's charcuterie revolution

It would be too much of a commitment in both time and money to put a few pieces of legal house-made coppa

There was a time, nearly a decade ago, when committing such acts of illicit in-house meat preservation

production, says they're also coming up with a DIY plan-writing class for restaurants that may not have the budget

Read full article: Meet Billy Pork, the father of Chicago's...→
What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment Hearing

The House Judiciary Committee will hear evidence as it considers articles of impeachment against President

The impeachment drive against President Trump moves into a new phase on Monday as the House Judiciary

Goldman, the Democratic counsel for the House Intelligence Committee, will then present the evidence

The White House has argued that the inquiry is illegitimate, partisan and rigged against Mr.

House committees have issued subpoenas to the White House, the Defense Department, the budget office

Read full article: What to Watch at Monday’s Impeachment He...→

Judiciary Hearing Sets Stage for Impeachment Charges

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

Leading Democratic committee chairmen said the Congressional Budget Office has indicated that Pelosi’

Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally

receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies

Read full article: Judiciary Hearing Sets Stage for Impeach...→
Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

Food banks and cheap textbooks: California gets creative to help students graduate

With a higher education budget of $18.5 billion in 2019-2020, California is one of just four states spending

more on higher education, per student, than they did in 2008, according to the Center on Budget and

The investments have also been driven by a backlash to budget cuts made during the recession, and a concern

According to the independent California Budget and Policy Center, the price of undergraduate tuition

And at the federal level, a House bill — introduced by Rep.

Read full article: Food banks and cheap textbooks: Californ...→
The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led Trump to the Brink of Impeachment

that a widely respected commissioner in the previous administration, Richard Murphy, had overspent his budget

They believed that on his regular visits to the White House, he was pushing the president to deport a

memos into folders from Trump hotels and sent it all to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a big White House

Giuliani was in frequent touch with the White House during this time, including with a regular caller

“It’s unbelievable that these people would be in the White House, or be hanging out with Giuliani,” Mr

Read full article: The Indispensable Man: How Giuliani Led ...→

McCarthy Confident GOP Will Win Back House

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” that he is confident

the Republicans can win back the majority in the House next year because the Democrats are defying the

The minority leader also lambasted the Democrats for the government’s failure to have a budget, saying

“The No. 1 responsibility of a majority is at first to do a budget.

The Democrats didn’t even do a budget."

Read full article: McCarthy Confident GOP Will Win Back Hou...→
Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on the Trump Economy: 'Boom!'

It’s also 5.1 million more jobs than the Congressional Budget Office, CBO, projected in its final forecast

-Mexico-Canada trade agreement (USMCA) is awaiting a vote in the House but Speaker Nancy Pelosi is currently

Crowley said that the votes are there in the House—and it would “pass resoundingly” should Pelosi call

Read full article: Exclusive - Treasury’s Monica Crowley on...→

Schumer: Fed workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave

Parental leave was a priority for high-ranking Democrats, including Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

provision is a victory for federal workers, who would face benefit cuts under the Trump administration’s budget

Read full article: Schumer: Fed workers to get 12 weeks of ...→
Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

Inside the Chicago Police Department’s secret budget

He had pleaded guilty, and having been under house arrest for 745 days, he was credited with time served

off-the-books stream of income used to supplement the bureau's public budget.

Last year's CPD budget totaled $1.4 billion, 5 percent greater than the year before.

In 2015, the bureau received a little more than $77 million in its official budget.

the lobbyists that will fight the legislation, because he used to work with them as a staffer in the House

Read full article: Inside the Chicago Police Department’s s...→

America’s Influence, Once So Dominant, Waning Under Trump

Who in the White House budget office called Rudy Giuliani on an August afternoon, and what did they have

House impeachment investigators were unable to answer either question in their report released Tuesday

President Donald Trump and Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg of NATO met for the first time at the White House

Read full article: America’s Influence, Once So Dominant, W...→
De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship has ‘gotten worse,’ in ‘Cold War’

times — including at a June 14 press conference to announce they reached an agreement on a new city budget

But the détente ended in May when de Blasio launched his ill-fated White House bid.

Read full article: De Blasio, Corey Johnson’s relationship ...→
America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

America’s influence, once so dominant, waning under Trump

And in many ways, that’s just fine with the White House.

But if history plays a role, the diplomatic shifts of the Trump years are more about a White House unapologetically

president has hosted only two state dinners and has repeatedly sought to slash the State Department budget

Read full article: America’s influence, once so dominant, w...→
Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

Did Rahm live up to his campaign promises on public safety?

The city's budget was busted, and he decided he had to find other ways of showing that he's tough on

The bill stalled, and house speaker Michael Madigan never called it for a vote.

control, Garry McCarthy, Tracy Siska, Chicago Justice Project, aldermen, City Council, police staffing, budget

Read full article: Did Rahm live up to his campaign promise...→
Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this Christmas? Here’s how to find it

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi leads the 2019 Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony, a tradition since 1964.

Don’t try to do it all at once, and stick to your budget.

Read full article: Dr. David Jeremiah: Need some joy this C...→
Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on

Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on "Face the Nation," December 8, 2019

MARGARET BRENNAN: We're back with the former chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, North

From your perspective, is it inevitable that the House is going to impeach President Trump?

MARGARET BRENNAN: But one of the things the White House did this week was put out a letter saying it's

Nancy Pelosi made an agreement not to go back when we increase the debt ceiling in the- the previous budget

Read full article: Transcript: Rep. Mark Meadows on "Face t...→

Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeover to lower copays

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

In the House, Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to bring her own, more ambitious bill to a floor vote next week

In a statement late Friday, the White House said "President Donald J.

hoping a deal can still be had, and that major prescription drug legislation can be incorporated in a budget

costs for Medicare recipients got a makeover Friday to lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

Read full article: Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeo...→
Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills

Already on a tight budget, they stared at a bill that had gone from $818 at their closing in 2014 to

“The mortgage on the house we could afford just fine. But the taxes murdered us.

over several years and paying it with property taxes rather than charging it up-front, divvied up per house

“We tried everything we could to find a way to keep our house,” Tlene said.

“Like anyone, if you have a lower cost and don’t budget for the higher cost, you get frustrated.”

Read full article: Colorado metro districts and developers ...→
Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

Colorado metro district debts can take homeowners decades to pay off

year, issued again in 2016 to refinance a number of bonds that preceded them, according to its 2019 budget

how many people moved into the neighborhood, no matter how much more the tax base got with each new house

“It just wasn’t worth the money to stay in that house for what we were paying.”

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Slow and Steady

The report even affected Governor Edgar's first budget proposal, which allocated more funds for programs

house founded by Jane Addams, to take his English class--a proud man."

"I was scared," says del Valle, "moving from a boys' club to an operation with a $1.5 million budget,

During his four years as director many new programs were added and the budget soared to $4 million.

House of Representatives.

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Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Separate, Unequal, and Ignored

Editorial boards have decreed Chicago's most important concern to be its budget problems.

school at the University of Chicago before moving to Minnesota, where he served five terms in the state house

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Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

Kudlow: 'America Is Working' After Trump 'Restructured, Rebuilt' Economy

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

are getting faster wage gains than their bosses, the managers," said Kudlow, who worked as Reagan’s budget

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow proclaims that President Donald Trump's policies and strategies

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Service Revolvers

Because the talent and the material were free, V-Disc could devote most of its budget to recording and

recitals and concerts, like Billie Holiday's performances with Louis Armstrong at the Metropolitan Opera House

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CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

CDC estimates 154,000 Americans have HIV but don’t know it

records disclosed in impeachment report Republicans introduce bill to protect LGBTQ Americans White House

President Trump proposed $291 million in the next year’s HHS budget to jump-start the multiyear initiative

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The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

The Goldberg variation: High-rise public housing that works

More parents, more of whom worked and paid higher rents, assured a higher maintenance budget for the

While two of these, in the Cabrini-Green area, are New Urbanist-style town-house complexes, he's always

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New and Improved Formula

Tempted by an unlimited recording budget and unable to agree on a musical direction, they took five years

The Strokes have built not a monument but a safe house, where they can experiment at their own pace.

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Alfredo Ortiz, Author at Breitbart

Cousins picked up golf balls at a Michigan driving range, which showed him how to live on a budget and

President Obama and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan disagree on a lot.

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Connor O’Brien

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

reporting on Capitol Hill, he has covered several rounds of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), budget

and appropriations bills and action on the House and Senate floor.

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A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget. You won’t believe what happened next.

A Michigan State professor tried to review the Dept. of Defense’s budget.

"I've contacted the OMB, the GAO, the OIG," he says — referring to the Office of Management and Budget

Speaking at the House Armed Services Committee's hearing on the audit in May, Pentagon Comptroller David

The fiscal year 2015 budget for Housing and Urban Development was just $48.3 billion.

Some plug monies are surely a part of such three-card-monte budget games.

largest part of the budget can fail its audit and is otherwise unaccountable.

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WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

WATCH: Trump Science Advisor Will Happer Calls Global Warming a 'Scam'

We were spending the taxpayers’ money and had a big budget — $3.5 billion — which was worth a lot back

Happer also spoke to the Heartland Institute about his time in the White House and his views on climate

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Trump claims Americans have to flush the toilet ’10 times, 15 times, as opposed to once’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Intelligence Committee is wrapping up the investigative phase of its impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House impeachment investigators met in private Saturday with a White House budget official

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Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Lawmakers near agreement to expand paid parental leave for federal workers

Trump's budget submissions.

have always been ignored by Congress, though pension changes were approved under GOP control of the House

The parental leave issue was a priority for Democrats such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who weighed

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Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

Devin Nunes on phone record release: 'We're definitely going to take legal action'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told 'Fox & Friends: Weekend'

House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Saturday that he would be pursuing

journalist John Solomon, Fox News host Sean Hannity, Giuliani connection Lev Parnas, and other White House

., and House Democrats put in the report.

DOUBTS RAISED AFTER SCHIFF CLAIMS PHONE RECORDS PROVE GIULIANI'S WHITE HOUSE BUDGET OFFICE CALLS

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Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

Impeachment Collides With Funding Deadline, Testing Congress

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

., attacking Democrats for delays in the defense budget.

The impeachment drama is dominating Washington, but leading figures such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

Share the Spirit: New program helps LGBTQ youth find stability, housing

She searches for inexpensive studios or one-bedrooms, but many end up in rented rooms inside a shared house

She tries to prepare them for that by teaching them to budget money and helping them find good jobs.

She is trying to secure a county-owned house in Concord that could provide several beds for LGBTQ youth

After staying in a hotel in August, Watson moved into a house in Cupertino that she’ll get to stay in

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