Tag Archives: Funding

Latest spending stopgap extends limit on DOJ funding for medical marijuana prosecutions though March 23, 2018

As reported here under the headline "Federal medical cannabis protection extended again," the stop-gap federal funding approach to stopping possible federal prosecution of state-compliant medical marijuana providers: The only federal law formally preventing the U.S. Department of Justice from prosecuting … Continue reading

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ABA resolution supporting work and funding of Library of Congress

“Urges Congress to approve appropriations necessary to enable the Library of Congress to adequately staff, maintain, modernize, and enhance its services, collections, facilities, digital projects and outreach efforts.” “The magnitude and maintenance of such a unique collection brings great challenges … Continue reading

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HAWSCT On Sufficiency Of Hawaiian Homes Commission's Legislative Funding: Quality Work, But There's Too Many Notes

Like Amadeus' Emperor Joseph, today's 4-1 ruling from the Hawaii Supreme Court in Nelson v. Hawaiian Homes Comm'n, No. SCAP-16-0000496 (Feb. 9, 2018), pretty much tells the lower courts (and, by extension, the state legislature) that the court thinks the … Continue reading

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ENVIRONMENTAL FUNDING AT AN ALL-TIME-HIGH

Governor Cuomo Announces EPF Funding Maintained at All-Time High for Third Year in a Row FY 2019 Budget Continues Historic EPF Funding at $300 Million—Highest Level of Funding in Program's 25-Year History Appropriations Include $39 Million for Solid Waste Programs, … Continue reading

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Statement to Congress: Oppose Proposals To End Independent Federal Reserve Funding

Americans for Financial Reform (AFR) sent a statement to the House Financial Services Committee regarding proposals to end independent funding for Federal Reserve bank regulation and supervision. “On behalf of Americans for Financial Reform (AFR), we are writing to stateour … Continue reading

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