After reading, this book is interesting aspects on the budget as a whole but the influence
of interest groups even in the budget resolution is just crazy. After looking over the president
proposal Congress hold hearings about the administration officials
The Annual Budget Cycle, from the president's budget through budget implementation
starts in February when the president Budget Submission is submitted for annual fiscal year for
approval. This budget, which estimates spending, revenue and borrowing level
The point of scoring or scorekeeping is to meet congressional spending targets on the budget.
The people that favor a bill try to keep the cost low as possible while opponents against the bill
try to skyrocket the cost to kill the bill. The new law of Oba
The way of showing the use of line item veto from Clinton on pork was important part
how to make this work. This problem that some people see in this mainly in appropriation
committee as they see this as there job is doing the yearly fiscal budget while l
In this board, describing the variety of actors in the budget process and what they are
trying to achieve. In this day and age, do you think their goals are typically for the public good or
to gain or hold personal power? Identify and briefly describe the
This student did a good job in explaining Discretion-Abuse-Control Cycle and the politics in the
fraud, waste, and abuse. There always politics when come to government budgeting. There
does not need to be politics in the fraud, waste, and abuse program th
This student did a good job in explaining the PPBS system and why the governments
need to use it. Planning- Programming and budgeting system is systematic structure for making
decisions on policy, strategy, and the development of forces to make sure that
In this board, explaining budgetary decision making in terms of the five decision clusters.
Which cluster do you think is the most political and why?
The five decision clusters that come budget spending and balancing are the revenue
clusters, the budget p
This student did a great job in explaining authorization Process in Congress and relationship
between authorization and appropriations. The ability to authorize and appropriate funds
provides Congress with a powerful tool for oversight and control of inte
This student did a great job of explaining the purpose of full funding and appropriations
and to why we need them in department of defense. There is definitely a benefit to full funding
compared to annual appropriations. Annual appropriations are a cut of
What is the topic of your end-of-course research paper? What are some of the major budgetary
issues that you will address relating to the defense project you are researching?
The end-of-course research paper is on the F22 program and future allocation of
What is your opinion of the line item veto in appropriations bills? Ensure you back up your
opinion with an example as to why you think the way you do.
The line item veto in the appropriations bills gives the president power to cut certain
things from bil
You did a great job of summarizing each portion of the cluster. I do have to point out that
I believe that he actually wanted you to assess each one and determine which one you found
was the most political. The expenditure cluster is the one that is the m
Why does Congress have a budget resolution? Is the budget resolution a law?
Congress has budget resolution to look over the president budget proposal for the year.
After looking over the president proposal Congress hold hearings about the administration
The F22 program started the in budget of 1999 where the United States wanted to buy over the
next couple of year 195 planes from Lock Heed Martin. The operational maintenance of the
F22 was more expensive compared to our old model the f-15 cost 16,000 a d
Great Post on the Annual Budget Cycle in explaining all the process that go with it. I
completely agree that there needs to be a better review of defense spending there are too many
companies like Lock Head Martin, Boeing, General Dynamics, and others tha
Describe the Authorization Process in Congress. Discuss the relationship between authorization
and appropriations and give an example of a recent issue that exemplifies the process.
The ability to authorize and appropriate funds provides Congress with a p
Describe the three distinct phases of the PPBS process and the specific product each phase
produces. What do you think are the primary issues your service will address in its POM (i.e.
manpower, new weapons, etc.)? Bring in some support on your service's
Based on your reading, what is the role of scoring and scorekeeping on enforcing congressional
The role of scorekeeping or scoring on congressional budget rules plays import role on
how the major impact on the budget placement process in fun
Describe the discretion-abuse-control cycle and explain the politics of finding waste, fraud, and
abuse. Do you think politics should have a role in the process?
There always politics when come to government budgeting. The overall discretion of
How do the president's personal budgetary styles and roles affect federal budgeting?
Right now the big concern of the president in his new fiscal budget was the deficit
reduction by 1.1 trillion dollars of the next 10 year period. His personal budgetary s
I do agree with you how of important role the interest groups have on our budget as
they always trying to get more out of the government. The personal budget and expenditure
budget do play a major role in keeping our budget spending out of control that no
Identify tools for changing the budget and explain the process. Do you think this process is
proper, or do you think it allows changes to be made without proper oversight?
The tools for changing the budget are supplemental appropriations and rescissions,
Submit a proposal for your end-of-course research paper on a Department of Defense (DoD)
project. The proposal should be a paragraph describing your research topic, main ideas
to be covered, and relationship of your research to the course. Th
Explain the practice of "full funding" as it applies to Congressional funding for defense
programs. What are some of the problems associated with this type of funding versus annual
Full funding is federal budgeting rule that congress impos
The president agenda differs from Clinton, Bush, and Obama while each term it changes
as well but keeping the budget stance overall. The President does have a political background
and he does have political experience handling himself. The Medicare and So
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