29 Nov '12, 4pm

A series of CRS reports on the federal budget assumes zero prior knowledge

Some Basic Budget Tutorials from CRS November 29th, 2012 by Steven Aftergood In a series of newly updated reports presumably intended for new Members of Congress who are unfamiliar with basic features of the federal budget, the Congressional Research Service presented the very rudiments of the budget process. See: Basic Federal Budgeting Terminology , November 26, 2012 Overview of the Authorization-Appropriations Process , November 26, 2012 Baselines and Scorekeeping in the Federal Budget Process , November 26, 2012 Budget Reconciliation Legislation: Development and Consideration , November 26, 2012 Entitlements and Appropriated Entitlements in the Federal Budget Process , November 26, 2012 Legislative Procedures for Adjusting the Public Debt Limit: A Brief Overview , November 26, 2012 This entry was posted on Thursday, November 29th, 2012 at 12:42 pm by Steven Aftergood a...

Full article: http://www.fas.org/blog/secrecy/2012/11/basic_budget.html

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