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H.R. 408: Spending Reduction Act of 2011

Summary: To reduce Federal spending by $2.5 trillion through fiscal year 2021. (More Info)

H.R. 408 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Home School Legal Defense Association 69,498 Facebook fans 3,506 Twitter followers

H.R. 408 cuts $2.5 trillion in federal government spending through 2021. H.R. 408 would change the baseline in discretionary spending, repeal certain stimulus provisions, limit the number of civilian employees in the executive branch, and cut various federal programs.

Section 506 would cut a significant amount of funds going towards federal involvement in education, including cutting funds from some early education programs.

HSLDA believes that the Constitution does not give the federal government any authority to set education policy for states and local governments. We believe that our founders intended education decisions to be left to the ...

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Center for Freedom & Prosperity 485 Facebook fans 361 Twitter followers

The Center for Freedom and Prosperity congratulates the Republican Study Committee for defunding the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) as part of its Spending Reduction Act. The act lists $2.5 trillion in savings over 10 years, including the $93 million annual subsidy to the OECD.

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More Info: Defund the OECD