Topic: U.S. Office of Management and Budget
Only $37 billion of the $787 billion has been spent so far. Confusing provisions and the sheer size of the bill have created delays.
06/08/2009 01:00 am
In a $3.5 trillion spending plan released Thursday, the White House proposes $17 billion in cuts – including some items that President Bush also tried to ax.
05/07/2009 01:00 am
The plan, which will help fund Obama's healthcare reform and education agenda, is also on track to pass in the Senate Wednesday.
04/29/2009 01:00 am
While President Obama's budget would expand the scope of government the House GOP alternative aims to return government spending to historical levels.
04/01/2009 01:00 am
But they're worried about massive deficit estimates, so even some lawmakers in his own party have their whittling knives out.
03/25/2009 01:00 am
He wants to double aid by the end of his term to help improve America's image abroad, but that no longer looks possible.
03/23/2009 01:00 am
Higher forecast will complicate Obama's bid to push spending plans through Congress.
03/20/2009 01:00 am
Environmental ‘derivatives’ encourage creative, proactive conservation.
03/18/2009 01:00 am
03/17/2009 01:00 am
The plan, projecting a $1.7 trillion deficit, includes a down payment on universal healthcare.
02/26/2009 12:00 am