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What Would Confucius Say About Lack Of Trust In Us Government?: 02/10/2015

George Levinger and Lindsay Koshgarian - Daily Hampshire Gazette

NORTHAMPTON — In the widely revered “Analects of Confucius,” one of his disciples asks him about the essence of good government. Confucius replies as follows: “The requisites of government are that there be a sufficiency of food, enough military equipment, and the confidence of the people in their ruler.”


President Obama's Budget: 02/05/2015

Claudia David Heitler - Here There Everywhere: News for Kids

Most households have a budget -- how much money you have versus how much you spend, and on what.


Budget Signals Obama Intention To 'End Mindless Austerity': 02/03/2015

Jon Queally - Common Dreams



Obama's Budget: 5 Things To Watch: 02/01/2015

Rebecca Shabad - The Hill


Federal Grant Programs For States Are On The Chopping Block: 01/12/2015

Timothy B. Clark - Government Executive


Gop Agenda 2015: Can The Republicans Govern?: 01/10/2015

Ginger Gibson - International Business Times


Buried Within Omnibus Bill, A 'Long-Term Blank Check For War Spending': 12/12/2014

Sarah Lazare - Common Dreams

Analysts warn that "emergency" war spending fund, which was supposed to be temporary, has become permanent fixture that inflates Pentagon's budget


The Ominous Cromnibus: 12/12/2014

Isaiah J. Poole - Campaign for America's Future

With all of the justifiable anger directed at what’s in the 2015 spending bill – the omnibus continuing resolution or “cromnibus” – that the House struggled to pass late Thursday, there is also a major story to be told about what’s not in the bill. 


Congress And Pentagon Shielding Weapons Contracts From Budget Cuts: 12/11/2014

Thomas Hedges - The Real News Network

Lawmakers and military administrators are shifting baseline funding to the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) budget, which is exempt from mandatory cuts.