National security funding will have to be slashed about $65 billion in January if lawmakers approve spending as much as planned in a House-passed measure without lifting the budget caps from a 2011 law, according to the latest Congressional Budget Office calculations. Funding for the Pentagon -- which would get most of the $614 billion for national security in H.R.
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 18, 2014: Retired Marine Corps Gen. James "Jim" Mattis, former commander of the U.S. Central Command testifies before the House (Select) Intelligence Committee on "Threats Posed by ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant), AQ (al Qaeda), and Other Islamic Extremists" on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., September 18, 2014. Yesterday the House approved President Obama's plan to train Syrian rebels to counter ISIL.
Defense Boost May Unravel Into Deep Cut Flickr user David B. GleasonU.S. national security funding may be slashed by about $65 billion in January as lawmakers forge ahead with a spending plan that collides with a budget ceiling under a six-year-old law.A $614 billion bill passed by the U.S. House in H.R.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
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Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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