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FY 2015 Defense Spending Bill Clears House Armed Services Panel

House Armed Services Committee members have unanimously approved a bill authorizing $495.8 billion in discretionary Pentagon spending for fiscal year 2015 and another $79.5 billion for war operations, Defense News reported Thursday. John Bennett writes the bill also seeks to provide both $7.9 billion in mandatory spending and $17.9 billion …

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NOAA Prioritizes Satellite, IT Programs in 2015 Budget Request

The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration is requesting a $5.5 billion budget for fiscal year 2015, about 3.2 percent more than the agency’s fiscal 2014 budget, FCW reported Monday. Frank Konkel writes NOAA wants the additional funds to back satellite-based environmental monitoring programs and information technology system upgrades. The agency’s National …

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