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February 27, 2013 Press Release
We cannot continue to under-invest in the short term and pay several times over in the long term recovering from damages that could be mitigated with proper front-end investment.
February 26, 2013 Press Release
The threat of nuclear terrorism is one of the gravest national security threats we face today, and we must secure stocks of fissile material.
February 26, 2013 Press Release
GPO has a critical role to play in disseminating, authenticating, and preserving government information.
February 26, 2013 Press Release
With a budget cut by 8.2% since fiscal year 2010 piggy-backed by sequester, GAO is hard pressed to do any more with less.
February 14, 2013 Press Release
Our challenge is how to strike the right balance between mission objectives and evolving security environments: How do we provide the brave men and women who serve overseas with the protection they need, while still allowing them the freedom to do their jobs?
February 14, 2013 Press Release
The National Security missions of the NNSA are vital to the interests of our country and not only to the nuclear weapons program but also to the nuclear navy and nuclear nonproliferation.
February 13, 2013 Press Release
Sequestration will slow economic growth and job creation while cutting services and investments critical to the American people.
February 7, 2013 Press Release
Congress has cut discretionary spending by $1.5 trillion over ten years through reductions in Appropriations bills and future spending caps. These reductions are jeopardizing economic growth and services and investments critical to families... before sequestration even begins.
February 5, 2013 Press Release
The sequester was designed to be painful, and if it goes forward, it will be. Results will include furloughs of air traffic controllers, food inspectors, and border patrol; reduced investments in safe drinking water and medical research; and diminished military readiness and embassy security.
January 23, 2013 Press Release
The House Appropriations Committee will play a key role in the 113th Congress as we work to create jobs, invest in our future, and reduce the deficit and debt in a balanced and responsible way, said Lowey. "I am pleased the Democratic caucus has ratified the 12 subcommittee Ranking Members and all Democrats who will serve on the Committee. I look forward to working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to meet the challenges our nation faces."

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