Israel seeks U.S. funds for Arrow-2 to counter Iran

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Even as Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu seeks to stymie U.S. efforts to negotiate a reconciliation with Iran, his government's trying to persuade Washington to boost U.S. military aid to ensure funding for the Arrow-3 anti-ballistic weapon intended to counter Iranian missiles.
Stocks stumble on shutdown jitters

Stocks stumble on shutdown jitters

NEW YORK, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Fears of a U.S. government shutdown sent stocks tumbling Friday, closing down for the week for the first time this month.
The Issue: The budget battle -- to fund or not to fund Obamacare

The Issue: The budget battle -- to fund or not to fund Obamacare

Let's see if we've got this straight: The U.S. government runs out of money in little more than a week and will breach the debt ceiling within a few weeks, Congress is nowhere near approving a fiscal 2014 budget and defunding/repealing healthcare reform remains House Republicans' top priority.
MARCELLA KREITER, United Press International

GDP growth revised up but outlook remains treacherous

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Aug. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. gross domestic product growth was revised up for the second quarter to 2.5 percent from 1.7 percent because the trade deficit was much smaller than originally estimated and investments in inventory were revised upward.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

U.S. Air Force chief apologizes for sequestration furloughs

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- The chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force apologized Tuesday to staff members furloughed this year due to budget cuts forced by sequestration.

NASA releases video, images of projected asteroid capture mission

GREENBELT, Md., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- NASA has released photos and a video it says visualizes its planned mission to find, capture, redirect and study a near-Earth asteroid.

Senate defense subcommittee approves $594 billion Pentagon bill

WASHINGTON, July 30 (UPI) -- The Senate defense subcommittee approved a $594.4 billion bill Tuesday that keeps Pentagon spending in 2014 at pre-sequestration levels.

Senate Dems favor allowing NASA to go ahead with asteroid capture plan

WASHINGTON, July 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Senate Democrats say a new bill would allow NASA to go ahead with its plan to lasso an asteroid as part of a future mission to send astronauts to Mars.
Hagel: Extending sequester to FY 2014 would freeze promotions

Hagel: Extending sequester to FY 2014 would freeze promotions

WASHINGTON, July 11 (UPI) -- If the sequester extends into fiscal year 2014, the Pentagon would be forced to impose a series of draconian moves, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned.

Lakota sale to Thailand gets green light

BANGKOK, June 27 (UPI) -- EADS North America has been given the green light to sell six of its UH-72A Lakota helicopters to Thailand.
U.S. not funding hospital residencies may up doctor shortage

U.S. not funding hospital residencies may up doctor shortage

WASHINGTON, June 25 (UPI) -- Although U.S. medical schools are graduating more physicians to stem the doctor shortage, there aren't enough residencies in hospitals, researchers say.

Gov. Jan Brewer calls Arizona Legislature into special session

PHOENIX, June 11 (UPI) -- Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer called the Legislature into special session late Tuesday to deal with Medicaid expansion and complete a 2014 budget.

Companies rally against procurement cuts

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, June 10 (UPI) -- Companies involved in production of UH-72A Lakota helicopters for the U.S. Army are protesting a procurement cut back in the Defense Department's 2014 budget.

Obama pushes to limit top pay for federal contractors

WASHINGTON, May 31 (UPI) -- Debate on U.S. President Barack Obama's push to limit top pay for federal contractors has begun in advance of a House panel's consideration of issue next week.

Obama proposes manufacturing initiatives

WASHINGTON, May 9 (UPI) -- The White House on Thursday announced two business-friendly initiatives to coordinate U.S. manufacturing and manage federal data helpful to job creation.
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2014 budget
The President's Fiscal Year 2014 Budget proposal is delivered to the Senate Budget Committee and distributed to staff, in Washington DC on April 10, 2013. UPI/Molly Riley

The 2014 United States federal budget is the budget to fund government operations for the fiscal year 2014, which begins on October 1, 2013 and ends on September 30, 2014. The original spending request was issued by President Barack Obama in April 2012. The actual appropriations for fiscal year 2014 must be enacted by the full Congress before they can take effect, in accordance with the United States budget process. The Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 United States Budget existed only as several competing drafts as of late March 2013 before President Obama submitted his budget proposal for the 2014FY on April 10, 2013, two months past the February 4 legal deadline due to negotiations over the United States fiscal cliff and implementation of the sequester cuts mandated by the Budget Control Act of 2011.

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