February 13, 2004

  • CHN: Congress Attempts To Restore TEUC Program

    Bipartisan Effort in House and Senate to Renew Push for Unemployment Benefits Last week, on Wednesday, February 4, Representative George Miller (D-CA) introduced an amendment to the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Reauthorization bill (HR 3030) to create a program for temporary extended unemployment benefits for six months. This new program would be created within Read More »

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  • CHN: President Releases Fiscal Year 2005 Budget

    On February 2 the President released his $2.4 trillion budget for Fiscal Year 2005. The budget the President proposed shortchanges working families across the country. Overall, domestic programs subject to annual appropriation that are not related to defense or homeland security are nearly level-funded. The budget shrinks or eliminates the federal commitment to programs that Read More »

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  • CHN: CHN Launches New Federal Budget Campaign

    The President’s irresponsible and unfair budget reduces access to basic resources such as food, shelter, education, and health care for all. In response to the proposed budget, the Coalition on Human Needs is launching a new budget project. “The Opportunity for All Campaign” will mobilize our community and fight for a federal budget that protects Read More »

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