Of the 30 agencies with presidentially
appointed Inspectors General, only the IGs for the Department of Agriculture, the CIA, the Corporation for National and Community Service, the Defense Department, and the Treasury IG for Tax Administration are left to prove their need before the AG can authorize them to have police powers.
Special timing rules for presidentially
According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, there have been 45 to 75 presidentially
declared disasters annually in recent years, including floods, wildfires and earthquakes.
After the cessation of major combat operations on 1 June 2003, the brigade was reassigned as part of the Iraq Survey Group (ISG), a Presidentially
directed, joint, multinational, interagency organization charged with unveiling the truth about Iraqi WMD programs and the fate of Navy Captain Michael Speicher, who had been missing in action since Operation Desert Storm.
Instead of reserving a slice of the newly available spectrum for a nonprofit public broadband system, the presidentially
appointed Federal Communications Commission (FCC) auctioned it all off to the highest corporate bidders.
Its statutory mandate also provided that the council was to be assisted by a presidentially
appointed advisory commission "consisting of not more than seven persons, each of whom shall have special knowledge of some industry, public utility, or the development of some natural resource, or be otherwise specially qualified ...
There's ethanol in its current presidentially
popular manifestation--from corn--which might burn more energy to produce than it provides.
An obvious violation of the constitutional separation of powers, TPA completely eliminates the congressional power to "regulate commerce with foreign nations," replacing that constitutional duty with a simple "take it or leave it" proposition permitting only an up or down vote on presidentially
Previously, Lockhart served as deputy commissioner of Social Security, a presidentially
appointed and Senate-confirmed position.
Greene will oversee the II presidentially
appointed HBCU board of advisors, work with the 32 federal agencies that provide federal grants and contracts to HBCUs and serve as the liaison between the executive branch and HBCUs.
2003-12, (16) a state was affected by a flood that was a Presidentially
declared disaster area.
Congress has increased tax benefits for students attending undergraduate or graduate institutions in the Gulf Opportunity Zone (the presidentially
determined Hurricane Katrina core disaster area).