Daily Archives: June 10, 2021

Earmarks’ Return to Capitol Hill

2021-06-10T21:07:49-04:00

Digital collage by Ryan Stevens; image sources by Gerd Altmann & Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay  As DMGS noted previously, earmarks are making a return in the 117th Congress after a decade-long moratorium. Democrats in both chambers and House Republicans allowed their members to request earmarks, renamed “community project funding.” Leaders of both parties required their members to limit [...]

Earmarks’ Return to Capitol Hill2021-06-10T21:07:49-04:00

The Biden Administration’s Budget Proposal Highlights

2021-06-10T13:49:31-04:00

Digital collage by Ryan Stevens; image sources by David Mark, heblo, & Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay  The Biden administration released the full version of its fiscal 2022 budget. The budget calls for $6 trillion in spending and a deficit of $1.8 trillion; deficits would exceed $1 trillion for a decade. It proposes detailed allocations for federal agencies following [...]

The Biden Administration’s Budget Proposal Highlights2021-06-10T13:49:31-04:00
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