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Federal Budget 2011

Government Shutdown Looms As Gridlock Grips Capitol Hill

AP | By CHARLES BABINGTON and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 11.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just a week away from a possible government shutdown, lawmakers boxed themselves into a new budget impasse Friday. With Congress' appro...

Sara Kenigsberg

WATCH: Religious Leaders Pray For 'Just And Compassionate Budget’ | Sara Kenigsberg | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics

Every weekday at 12:30 p.m., religious leaders and their followers crowd onto the front lawn of the United Methodist Building near the U.S. Capitol to...

Bachmann, Paul Blast Budget Deal As Boehner Claims Victory

The New York Daily News | Aliyah Shahid | Posted 06.09.2011 | Politics

While President Obama, Senate majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) hailed Friday night's eleventh hour accord t...

Hindu American Reflection on the 2011 Federal Budget

Anju Bhargava | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Anju Bhargava

As the President and members of Congress look for savings within the budget, Hindu American Seva Charities (HASC), along with many other faiths, believe the impact of future reductions to the most vulnerable should be minimized.