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president"s proposal and alternative approaches for the District of Columbia

hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, Restructuring, and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifth Congress, first session, May 13, 1997.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, Restructuring, and the District of Columbia.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Municipal services -- Washington (D.C.) -- Finance.,
    • Federal aid to community development -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Federal-city relations -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Appropriations and expenditures.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 105-162
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .G6735 1997e
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL407041M
      ISBN 100160555760
      LC Control Number98107652
      OCLC/WorldCa37880300

      The health policies in the President's fiscal year budget are a continuation of the Administration's health care agenda of the past year. Throughout , the President pressed Congress to enact legislation repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and making deep cuts to Medicaid.   Washington, DC – An Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal proposal from Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) would slash federal funding for health coverage, according to a new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP). The report, which features state-by-state data, shows that the proposal would cause many millions of people to lose coverage.

        The Senate will soon consider S. , the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of , which would grant the District of Columbia a . Under the congressional-district approach (currently used by Maine and Nebraska and proposed by Pennsylvania Senator Pileggi in ), President Obama would have received only 44 electoral votes to Governor Romney’s 62 electoral votes in the six states in table , and President Obama would have ended up with a razor-thin – win in the Electoral College in

        The shift represents a radical departure for the taxi industry, which has long based payment on meter rates. D.C. cabs charge a standard rate of $ to start and then $ per mile. President Obama speaks to reporters ahead of a meeting with his national security team at the White House. Topics include his newly released federal budget for fiscal year and cybersecurity.


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President"s proposal and alternative approaches for the District of Columbia by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, Restructuring, and the District of Columbia. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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In forty-eight states and the District of Columbia, the candidate who wins the popular vote in November. To date, 15 states and the District of Columbia have joined the compact, together accounting for of the electoral votes needed.

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), which would have treated the residents of the District as residents of Maryland for the purposes of Congressional representation. The headlines from the proposed Fiscal Year Budget for the District of Columbia include $ million in net new revenue, largely—but not entirely—raised from commercial real property.

The administration rationalized these new taxes as asking the real estate sector to share the “upside,” and pay for investments in housing affordability in the form of significant increases in. electors for the District of Columbia.

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Central-local government relations. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader term: Political science; Related terms: Federal government; Decentralization in government. The United States Attorney for the District of Columbia is also appointed by the President and is responsible for prosecuting both federal and local felony crimes, such as robbery, murder, aggravated assault, grand theft, and arson.

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Wilson Building. Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite Washington, DC   approaches raise constitutional and/or policy concerns.9 H.R. 51 would admit the District of Columbia’s populated portions to the Union as a new state—the Douglass Commonwealth—and raises novel questions implicating the Constitution’s Admissions Clause,10 District and Federal Enclaves Clause,11 and Twenty-Third AmendmentFile Size: KB.

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Official Code § (a). The president is elected indirectly by the voters of each state and the District of Columbia through the Electoral College, a body of electors formed every four years for the sole purpose of electing the president and vice president to concurrent four-year terms.

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Most File Size: 1MB. As an alternative, 14 states and the District of Columbia have passed legislation to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.

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Explanation. It has been enacted into law in 16 jurisdictions with electoral votes (CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, HI, IL, MA, MD, NJ, NM, NY, OR, RI, VT, WA). Founded on JWashington, DC is unique among American cities because it was established by the Constitution of the United States to serve as the nation’s capital.

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