House GOP Calls For Deep FY 2011 Budget Cuts

Law360, New York (February 9, 2011, 5:20 PM EST) -- U.S. House of Representatives appropriators outlined 70 spending reduction requests on Wednesday that would shave billions off of environmental, energy, food safety, health and trade agency and program budgets for fiscal year 2011.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Food and Drug Administration, Food Safety and Inspection Service, International Trade Administration and National Institutes of Health are among the numerous agencies whose budgets are on the chopping block as House Republicans draw up an FY 2011 continuing resolution designed to eliminate $74 billion from President Barack Obama's...
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