Congressional Budget Process
The panelists looked at how the congressional budget process has developed over the last 20 years. They also answered questions from the audience.
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Louis Fisher Specialist Congressional Research Service->American Government
- Philip G. Joyce Analyst Congressional Budget Office
James A. Thurber Founder and Director American University->Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies
Roy Meyers Professor University of Maryland, Baltimore County->Political Science
- American Assn. for Budget Prgm. AnalysisAmerican Assn. for Budget Prgm. Analysis
President Bill Clinton interacted briefly with the media before a meeting with members of the congressional leadership.…
Lobbying and the Federal Budget
James Thurber talked about how the federal budget limits what lobbyists can introduce as a new agenda. He also…
Federal Budget Process Reform
The Joint Committee on the Organization of Congress heard testimony from legislators and economic analysts on reforms…
The Federal Budget
The history of the federal budget was detailed, as well as how the budget is developed by the president and Congress.