Briefing Next Week: Audit the Pentagon (Chick-fil-a lunch will be provided)

The Department of Defense is responsible for more than half of the federal government’s discretionary spending. Yet, despite laws requiring ALL federal agencies to provide detailed financial assessment reports to the public, the Pentagon has failed to do so. In fact, in its 69 year history, the DoD has never received or undergone a qualified audit of its books.

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7/25/13 CRS Report: The President’s Budget: Overview of Structure and Timing of Submission to Congress

The Budget and Accounting Act of 1921, as amended and later codified in the U.S. Code, requires
the President to submit a consolidated federal budget to Congress toward the beginning of each
regular session of Congress. Under 31 U.S.C. Section 1105(a), the President must submit the
budget—which contains budgetary proposals, projections, and other required reports—to
Congress on or after the first Monday in January, but no later than the first Monday in February.

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Become a Member of the House National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus

Become a Member of the House National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus From: The Honorable Timothy J. Walz Sent By: robert.hawkins@mail.house.gov Date: 12/10/2015 Dear Colleague:             As the First Session of the 114th Congress nears an end, we would like to extend to you an invitation to join the current 181 House National Guard and Reserve […]

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Become a Member of the House National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus

As the First Session of the 114th Congress nears an end, we would like to extend to you an invitation to join the current 181 House National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus (NGRCC) Members as we welcome the membership of all 441 Members,
Delegates, and the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico. Formed in 1996, the NGRCC has been instrumental in ensuring that our National Guard and Reserve components are adequately resourced to carry out their missions overseas, defend the homeland, and provide
crucial support to our nation’s citizens during natural disasters and national emergencies.

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