Overruled: White House Overrules Department of Homeland Security Budget Request for Counterterrorism Programs

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At the request of Ranking Member Claire McCaskill, the Democratic staff of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs has created this report in order to summarize budgetary information contained within a document the minority committee recently obtained. The document communicates the White House Office of Management and Budget guidance from President Trump to the Department of Homeland Security regarding its upcoming budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2019 to fund federal efforts to prevent and mitigate terror threats.
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House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, hearing on "Federal Air Marshal Service: Oversight," 114th Cong., H.Hrg. 114-61, (2015, September 17)
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, hearing on "Ideology and Terror: Understanding the Tools, Tactics, and Techniques of Violent Extremism," 115th Cong., S.Hrg. 115-309, (2017, June 14)
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, hearing on "Nomination of Kirstjen M. Nielsen to be Secretary, United States Department of Homeland Security," 115th Cong., S.Hrg. 115-392, (2017, November 8)
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