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White House budget contains user fees despite opposition from, well, everyone except the guy in the White House

Wednesday morning, the White House released it’s requested budget for the 2015 Fiscal Year. The epic tome is almost 250 pages, and was delivered to Congress considerably later than any other time in the history of the United States. Once again, user fees for aviation were part of the president’s new budget proposal, even though …

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California’s National Parks Feel Budget Pinch All The Way From Washington

As if California’s national parks weren’t crowded, dirty, or poorly serviced enough already, the federal budget is now going to muscle even further into the wilderness. The already-short National Park Service’s $2.75 billion annual budget will see no increase at all in 2013. Because of prior allocations and demands, at least $3 million will be …

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