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    Field Hearing on Quecreek Mining Incident

    The Senate Appropriations Committee heard testimony on the Quecreek mining accident. Witnesses included Pennsylvania Governor Mark Schweiker and federal, state and local officials on…

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    Offshore Tax Havens

    Witnesses testified about financial tactics used by several companies to avoid paying U.S. taxes by moving assets to off-shore holdings. Among the topics they addressed were various…

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    Cancer Research

    Witnesses testified about research into the causes of and cures for cancer, federal funding of scientific research, future needs in combating various forms of cancer, and their personal…

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    Parkinson's Disease

    Witnesses testified about funding for research into the cause and cure for Parkinson’s Disease. Among the issues they addressed were the current treatments for the disease, the…

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    The Sacagawea Golden Dollar

    Witnesses testified about the use of the Sacagawea golden dollar coin and the degree of circulation in the U.S. The hearing began with testimony from Ms. Mossett portraying the…

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    Supplemental Appropriations

    Witnesses testified about additional security spending for the coming fiscal year. Among the topics they addressed were operations against global terrorism, the department of…

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    Federal Emergency Management Agency

    Mr. Allbaugh and Mr. Opfer testified about funding the Federal Emergency Management agency. Among the topics they addressed were the establishment of a First Responders Unit…

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    Homeland Security

    Bush administration officials testified about supplemental spending requests for homeland security programs. Among the topics they addressed were port and border security, the progress…

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    U.S. Capitol Police Budget

    Witnesses testified about funding requests for the U.S. Capitol Police force, security in the Capitol and surrounding offices, as well as precautions taken after September 11, 2001…

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    Homeland Security and Supplemental Appropriations

    Cabinet secretaries testified before the full committee on homeland security and fiscal year 2002 supplemental appropriations legisltion.

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    State Department Budget

    Secretary Powell testified about State Department funding for fiscal year 2003. Among the topics he addressed were recovery operations in Afghanistan, the Middle East peace process,…

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    Congressional Budget

    Witnesses testified on budget estimates for the legislative branch.

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    Transportation Safety

    Ms. Garvey testified about aviation safety, financing aviation security, and the implementation of increased security matters following September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. She…

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    Domestic Terrorism

    Witnesses testified about homeland security and domestic terrorism problems. Among the issues they addressed were levels of federal funding, long-term security plans, information…

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    Mammography Guidelines

    Breast cancer experts testified about mammography guidelines, including when and how often women should receive mammograms. Topics included early detection, public knowledge,…

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    International Affairs Programs

    Secretary O’Neill testified about U.S. financial contributions to and funding of international programs through the United Nations and the World Bank.

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    State Department Appropriations

    Secretary Powell testified about funding for the Department of State. He also commented on U.S. involvement in the Middle East peace process and about anti-terrorism efforts in Yemen…

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    FCC and SEC Budget Requests

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    Federal Court Budget

    Witnesses testified about the budget request for fiscal year 2003 operation of the federal judiciary. The request included funds for technology improvements and infrastructure as well…

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    Justice Department Budget

    Attorney General Ashcroft talked about funding issues at the Justice Department and about the departments needs in the war on terrorism.

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