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Author: John B. Stephenson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: climate, change, clearer, complete, reports, federal, funding
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 2006-02
ISBN-10: 1422303551
ISBN-13: 9781422303559

The admin. reports annually on fed. spending on climate change. OMB reports funding in 4 categories: technology (to reduce greenhouse gas emissions), science (to better understand the climate), internat. assist. (to help developing countries), & tax expend. (to encourage reductions in emissions). The Climate Change Science Program (CCSP) reports only on science. To measure funding, OMB can enter into financial obligations that will result in gov't. outlays. This report examines fed. climate change funding for 1993 through 2004, including: how total funding & funding by category changed & wheth

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: prevention, funding, sources, programs, private, children, state, information, bulletin, compendium, federal
Number of Pages: 74
Published: 1993-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788101781
ISBN-13: 9780788101786

Produced in Virginia and focuses on Virginia state funding sources and Virginia foundations, but also covers Federal funding sources and national foundations.

Author: Eileen R. Larence
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: acorn, potentially, related, organizations, prosecutions, investigations, observations, funding, oversight, preliminary
Number of Pages: 38
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437934978
ISBN-13: 9781437934977

The Assoc. of Community Org. for Reform Now (ACORN) advocates for low-income families. Voter registration fraud allegations and videotapes depicting what appeared to be inappropriate behavior by employees of ACORN spurred calls to identify fed. funding provided to ACORN and for legislation to restrict or eliminate funding. This report examines the following issues for FY 2005 through 2009: (1) How much funding did fed. agencies award to ACORN, and what was the source and purpose of the funding? (2) To what extent did fed. agencies apply oversight mechanisms when monitoring awards to ACORN to e

Author: Marjorie Browne
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congressional, issues, funding, system, nations, united
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437927505
ISBN-13: 9781437927504

The debate over U.N. funding focuses on several questions, including: (1) What is the appropriate level of U.S. funding for U.N. system operations and programs? (2) What U.S. funding actions are most likely to produce a positive continuation of U.N. system reform efforts? For more than 60 years, the U.S. has been the single largest financial contributor to the U.N. system, supplying in recent years 22% of most U.N. agency budgets. This report tracks the process by which Congress provides the funding for U.S. assessed contributions to the regular budgets of the U.N, its agencies, and U.N. peace

Author: Barbara Bovbjerg
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: illustrate, plans, weaknesses, funding, rules, benefit, defined, pensions, recent, experiences, large, private
Number of Pages: 60
Published: 2005-11-01
ISBN-10: 142230230X
ISBN-13: 9781422302309

Recent terminations of large underfunded pension plans, along with continued widespread underfunding, suggest weaknesses in pension funding rules that may threaten retirement incomes of these plans' participants, as well as the future viability of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. (PBGC) single-employer insurance program. This report examines: (1) the recent funding & contribution experience of the nation's largest private defined benefit plans; (2) the funding & contribution experience of large underfunded plans, & the role of the additional funding charge; & (3) the implications of large pl

Author: Marcia Crosse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funding, client, coverage, aids, hiv, care, factors, impact, ryan
Number of Pages: 46
Published: 2005-11-01
ISBN-10: 1422302393
ISBN-13: 9781422302392

The Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Act (CARE Act) was enacted in 1990 to respond to the needs of individuals & families living with AIDS. In FY 2004, over $2 billion in funding was provided through the CARE Act, the majority of which was distributed through Title I grants to eligible metro. areas & Title II grants to states & territories. Here are findings on: the impact of CARE Act prov. that dist. funds based on the no. of AIDS cases in metro. areas; the impact of CARE Act prov. that limit annual funding decreases; the potential shifts in funding among grantees if HIV case

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: pbgc, multibillion, dollar, exposure, reduce, needed, pensions, funding, rule, change, private
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 1995-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788117092
ISBN-13: 9780788117091

Analyze the efficacy of the PPA provisions in reducing underfunding & the potential impact of the proposed Pension Funding Improvement Act (PFIA) of 1993 & the administration's proposed Retirement Protection Act (RPA) of 1993 on improving plan funding.14 charts & tables
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