Government Spending

Senate Democrats Block Zika Spending Bill Over Planned Parenthood Exclusion
www.wsj.com

Senate Democrats blocked a spending bill that includes $1.1 billion to combat the Zika virus—saying the measure unreasonably excludes women’s health providers such as Planned Parenthood from money for a public health crisis that affects pregnant women.

Share
3
Like
Save
Trump Bashes Hillary's Money From Wall Street, Special Interests
www.newsmax.com

Donald Trump said Tuesday that he had no problems with spending his own money on the presidential campaign – and he dismissed the fundraising gap with Hillary Clinton because she was getting the money from the Wall Street guys and all the special interests. As far as I’m…

Share
1
Like
Save
Donald Trump, Chasing Campaign Cash, Veers From Battleground States
www.nytimes.com

The Trump campaign schedule is being driven by fund-raising needs, diverting his attention from states where Hillary Clinton is spending her time.

Share
6
Like
Save
China Pushes Back Against U.S. Complaints of Industrial Overcapacity
www.nytimes.com

Washington did not complain when Beijing’s spending helped global growth, a Chinese official said, adding that the impact of closing factories was hard to estimate.

Share
6
Like
Save
Study: Less than 10 percent of new VA hires were doctors
feeds.foxnews.com

A newly released study hammered the Department of Veterans Affairs for spending a fraction of its budget on new doctors while devoting millions to lawyers and public affairs officials – as thousands of veterans were waiting for care.

Share
10
Like
Save
After Confederate flag controversy, GOP House replaces US flag display with state coins
feeds.foxnews.com

This is a story about flags, coins, congressional spending bills and a tunnel. But sometimes there’s more than meets the eye behind what appears to be a rather innocuous series of seemingly non-related events.

Share
2
Like
Save
Barrage of Attack Ads Threatens to Undermine Donald Trump
rss.nytimes.com

More than half of the record spending on negative advertising during the 2016 presidential primary has been directed at a single candidate, Mr. Trump.

Share
4
Like
Save