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Italy-EU Tensions Over Migration Grow Amid Threats to Veto Bloc’s Budget

Italy-EU Tensions Over Migration Grow Amid Threats to Veto Bloc’s Budget MOSCOW (Sputnik), Luc Rivet – Tensions between Italy and the European Commission escalated last Friday after a meeting of EU member states in Brussels failed to find a solution for the distribution of illegal migrants stranded in the Mediterranean on board the Italian Coast…

Most Corrupt in History: US Budget Deficit Under Trump Rises 21%, Widest Gap in Six Years

Most Corrupt in History: US Budget Deficit Under Trump Rises 21%, Widest Gap in Six Years The US is headed toward its largest annual deficit in six years, according to reports, and new facts released by the Fed point to Trump’s tax laws and heavy military spending as the reason for the spiraling vortex of…

Spain’s minority government faces budget revolt from junior allies

Spain’s minority government faces budget revolt from junior allies Political allies of Spain’s minority socialist government have pulled support for its budget hours before a vote in parliament on Friday in a move that casts new doubt over the country’s political stability. Source:

Congress Fails to Fund Trump’s ‘Space Force’ in Defense Budget Bill

Congress Fails to Fund Trump’s ‘Space Force’ in Defense Budget Bill A House-Senate conference committee working on the 2019 defense budget left out money to start building the Space Force.Source: Congress Fails to Fund Trump’s ‘Space Force’ in Defense Budget Bill

Who makes the most reliable cars? Budget-friendly makers are more dependable than technology-packed expensive brands

Who makes the most reliable cars? Budget-friendly makers are more dependable than technology-packed expensive brands A new survey of 13,500 drivers has found that expensive cars are more likely to suffer problems than those with affordable price tags.   According to the latest J.D. Power reliability study, emerging and new technologies found in premium vehicles…

New Zealand Labour Government’s Budget Fails To Address Health Crisis

New Zealand Labour Government’s Budget Fails To Address Health Crisis The Labour-led government’s 2018 budget, released May 17, is a woefully inadequate answer to New Zealand’s desperate healthcare situation. Patients across the country are suffering because successive Labour and National Party governments have starved the country’s healthcare system of funds for decades. Last month 27,000…

‘It’s Not Child’s Birthday’: Professor on May’s Drive for NHS Budget Rise

‘It’s Not Child’s Birthday’: Professor on May’s Drive for NHS Budget Rise The UK National Health Service will receive a significant rise in its budget, coinciding with the service’s 70th birthday, the country’s Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Jeremy Hunt has recently revealed. As former health minister Lord Darzi stated, NHS needs…

EU leaders prepare for battle over post-Brexit budget

EU leaders prepare for battle over post-Brexit budget BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders staked out opposing positions on the size and aims of the bloc’s budget on Friday ahead of tough negotiations to deal with a hole in Brussels’ finances created by Britain’s planned departure next year. Source:

Navy’s new nuclear submarine could be SCRAPPED as MoD tries to plug budget black hole

Navy’s new nuclear submarine could be SCRAPPED as MoD tries to plug budget black hole ONE of Britain’s newest nuclear submarines may be delayed or even scrapped as the Ministry of Defence tries to plug a £21bn back hole in its budget. A high-level Royal Navy document has revealed plans showing the seventh Astute class…

Appetite for destruction! Shutdown starts until 5am budget vote with weary lawmakers ordering in PIZZA to see them through the night

Appetite for destruction! Shutdown starts until 5am budget vote with weary lawmakers ordering in PIZZA to see them through the night The federal government has shut down after Rand Paul blocked budget vote Congressional leaders have agreed in principle to a two-year budget deal But both parties are grappling with internal divisions that have held…

‘Another Giant Spending Spree’: Budget Deal Denounced as Wasteful Gift to War Profiteers

‘Another Giant Spending Spree’: Budget Deal Denounced as Wasteful Gift to War Profiteers Peace advocates are denouncing the new  (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = “//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1 fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, “script”, “facebook-jssdk”)); We encourage you to share and republish our reports, analyses, breaking…

Mattis Blasts Lawmakers for Failing to Reach Budget Deal

Mattis Blasts Lawmakers for Failing to Reach Budget Deal Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said talking to Congress was a “waste of time” without a budget.Source: Mattis Blasts Lawmakers for Failing to Reach Budget Deal

A-10 Wing Replacements Depend on Budget, Air Force Says

A-10 Wing Replacements Depend on Budget, Air Force Says Whether the A-10 Thunderbolt II fleet gets new wings depends on the fiscal 2018 budget, the Air Force said Thursday.Source: A-10 Wing Replacements Depend on Budget, Air Force Says

5 Budget Grocery Shopping Tips from #Military Moms

5 Budget Grocery Shopping Tips from #Military Moms Check more articles today from Vegan Newz Supermarkets are fighting to launch vegan ranges – but are they any good? There are lots of supermarket options now…. Hail seitan: How to make the popular meat alternative Thousands of people across the world are taking on a vegan…

Trump Budget to Cap Next Raise, Hike Retiree TRICARE Fees, Slam ‘IU’ Vets | Military.com

Trump Budget to Cap Next Raise, Hike Retiree TRICARE Fees, Slam ‘IU’ Vets | Military.com Military Update: President Trump’s first budget request embraces many Obama administration ideas to dampen military compensation growth. It would cap the next military pay raise; hike healthcare fees “modestly” for working-age military retirees, and increase co-payments on pharmacy drugs for…

Spain to increase defense budget by more than 80% over the next 6 years | December 2017 Global Defense Security news industry | Defense Security global news industry army 2017 | Archive News year

Spain to increase defense budget by more than 80% over the next 6 years | December 2017 Global Defense Security news industry | Defense Security global news industry army 2017 | Archive News year According to the Spanish newspaper El Pais , on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, Spain will increase its military spending by more…

The UN Tried To Mess With Trump, But They Ended Up With A $285 Million Budget Reduction Instead

The UN Tried To Mess With Trump, But They Ended Up With A $285 Million Budget Reduction Instead When are people going to learn that you don’t mess with Trump? Over the past several decades, the United Nations has grown into a vast bureaucratic monstrosity that is completely out of control, but previous administrations have…