The harsh winter busted the highway snow removal budgets in Maryland and Virginia, challenging those states to pay the bills without siphoning too much money from warm-weather maintenance to the detriment of the motoring public.
The Maryland Senate has approved the state’s $39 billion budget.
D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton is applauding the fact that Pres. Barack Obama’s fiscal 2015 budget includes language about granting the District budget and legislative autonomy.
Former VP Cheney says proposed Pentagon cuts would leave American military might dangerously compromised.
The Virginia House and Senate unveiled budget proposals Sunday with competing views on whether to accept federal funds to provide health insurance to low-income Virginians.
District of Columbia officials say the city ended last fiscal year with a $321 million surplus, continuing a run of fiscal health since the end of the recession that has outpaced most states and municipalities.
A budget deal approved by Congress restores funding for some national arts and cultural programs, but others will still see reductions.
A $1.1 trillion budget bill that eases the harshest effects of last year’s automatic budget cuts is on its way to the White House after clearing Congress Thursday night.
A massive $1.1 trillion spending bill, aimed at funding the government through October and putting to rest the bitter budget battles of last year, is getting generally positive reviews from House Republicans who are eager to avoid another shutdown crisis with elections looming.
Metro is asking customers for comment on the transit agency’s proposed fiscal year 2015 budget and fare changes.