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Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 03/01/2012

Montana judge apologizes for sending racist joke about Obama and his mother

By Robert Barnes  |  11:54 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 02/13/2012

FDA budget stays about the same at $2.5 billion

When user fees are added, the agency’s budget increases to $4.5 billion, up from $3.8 billion the previous year.

By Dina ElBoghdady  |  05:29 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 02/13/2012

HHS budget to remain flat

The Department of Health and Human Services’ proposed discretionary budget of $76.4 represents an increase of about half a percent.

By N.C. Aizenman  |  12:44 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Obama proposes raising Treasury budget to $14 billion

The increase of nearly 7 percent over its 2012 budget will be directed toward enforcing the nation’s tax laws.

By Zachary Goldfarb  |  12:21 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 06/29/2011

Senate votes to streamline confirmation process

The Senate Wednesday voted 79-20 to approve legislation to streamline its confirmation process by reducing the number of positions requiring full Senate confirmation and requiring fewer nominees to go through a full confirmation procedure.

By Al Kamen  |  04:26 PM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322, 322, Congress, Congress