44: Federal budget


Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Federal budget 2013: Agriculture spending would be cut by trimming farm subsidies

The proposed 2013 budget slashes spending at the Agriculture Department by about $700 million by cutting farm subsidies and closing hundreds of tiny regional offices.

By Ed O'Keefe  |  12:52 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 02/13/2012

Federal budget 2013: HUD seeks funds for Project Rebuild to redevelop housing

The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s 2013 budget request includes a steep increase for a program known as Project Rebuild.

By Brady Dennis  |  12:43 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Federal budget 2013: Energy Dept. would get increase for advanced manufacturing, uranium processing

The Obama budget proposal would raise funding for the Energy Department by 3.2 percent to $27.2 billion, boosting money for clean energy and advanced manufacturing.

By Steven Mufson  |  11:40 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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