We are pleased to see that the recent budget agreement ends the draconian cut that reduced Agency spending all the way down to $470.59 billion and sets spending for the coming fiscal year at a functional $513.9 billion. We believe this additional funding will ameliorate the catastrophic disruption of our ability to fulfill core duties. Nonetheless, we hope that Congress will reexamine the possibility of additional funding in the near future.
March 1, 2013
We are deeply disappointed to see that Congressional disagreements are forcing draconian cut of Agency spending from $493.8 billion in the preceding fiscal year… More