Recent CRS Reports – March 2013

Federal Programs Available to Unemployed Workers, CRS Report RL34251, January 9, 2013 (21-page PDF) Congressional Redistricting and the Voting Rights Act: A Legal Overview, CRS Report R42482, January 31, 2013 (17-page PDF) The Increase in Unemployment Since 2007: Is It Cyclical or Structural?, CRS Report R41785, January 24, 2013 (24-page PDF) Water Resource Issues in … Read more

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Expenditure / Tax Expenditure (

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Expenditure / Tax Expenditure photo credit: 401K Expenditure: The actual spending of money; an outlay. Tax Expenditure: Loss of revenue attributable to an exemption, deduction, preference, or other exclusion under federal tax law.   What are tax expenditures?   Also see “Government Spending” – Wikipedia … Read more