All posts tagged "budget"
García Padilla Defends Delay in Commonwealth Budget Presentation
- Posted May 10, 2016
TV Special on Reviving the Economy Airs Sunday
Telemundo to broadcast CofC production with Luis Guardiola as moderator
- Posted April 16, 2016
Ryan: No Spending Bills Without Broader Budget Plan
Says $2B Requested by Administration for Zika Should Come From Unused Ebola Funds
- Posted March 22, 2016
Conservatives Block Budget; Ryan Cites Anxiety Among Voters
Blow to Speaker Means House Would Not Pass a Budget for 1st Time Since Republicans Reclaimed Chamber in 2011
- Posted March 15, 2016
GOP Backers of Defense Budget Hike Got Millions in Donations
WASHINGTON – House Republicans urging a steep increase in the Pentagon’s budget have received $10 million in campaign contributions over the course of their congressional careers from defense contractors that would benefit from higher levels of military...
- Posted February 22, 2016
Schumer Slams Obama Budget Cuts to Anti-Terror Funds
NEW YORK – Sen. Charles Schumer is slamming a White House proposal that would reduce funding for counterterrorism programs across the country by nearly $300 million. The New York Democrat is pushing President Barack Obama to reconsider...
- Posted February 14, 2016
Ryan Lays Out Budget Options to Divided House Republicans
WASHINGTON – Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday delivered a message to conservatives unhappy with last year’s pact with President Barack Obama that boosted spending for the Pentagon and domestic agencies: You’re stuck with it. Ryan is facing...
- Posted February 12, 2016
Portugal’s Fellow Euro States Keep Wary Eye on its Budget
BRUSSELS – Portugal’s fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping a wary eye on its new government’s plans to roll back budget austerity measures, with the bloc’s top executive and Germany both warning the country not...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Obama Unveils Record $4.1 Trillion Election-Year Budget
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled a record $4.1 trillion, election-year budget that finances Democratic priorities like education, health care and climate change with new taxes on crude oil, the wealthy and big banks. The...
- Posted February 9, 2016
Obama’s Fiscal 2017 Budget Proposal Includes Puerto Rico-Related Measures
SAN JUAN — As part of his administration’s fiscal year 2017 budget proposal, President Barack Obama is asking Congress to include several measures aimed at improving Puerto Rico’s treatment under federal healthcare and tax-credit programs. The proposal also...
- Posted February 9, 2016