ABSTRACT

Congress's Power Over Appropriations: A Primer [June 16, 2020]   [open pdf - 659KB]

From the Document: "A number of constitutional and statutory provisions provide Congress with perhaps its most important legislative tool: the power to direct and control federal spending. This In Focus summarizes relevant constitutional and statutory provisions, and identifies recent developments related to Congress's power over appropriations."

Report Number:
CRS In Focus, IF11577
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Date:
2020-06-16
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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