Hearings Before Subcommittee of House Committee on Appropriations, Consisting of Messrs. Tawney, Vreeland, Keifer, Brundidge, Jr., and Livingston, in Charge of Deficiency Appropriations for 1908 and Prior Years : On Urgent Deficiency in Appropriation for a
Excerpt from Hearings Before Subcommittee of House Committee on Appropriations, Consisting of Messrs. Tawney, Vreeland, Keifer, Brundidge, Jr., And Livingston, in Charge of Deficiency Appropriations for 1908 and Prior Years: On Urgent Deficiency in Appropriation for Armament and Armor for Naval Vessels Will-you state, Mr. Secretary, who determines the policy of expend ing these appropriations made by Congress and approved by the Executive for a given fiscal year in your Department? Mr. Metcalf. The requests for appropriations come to the head Of the Department direct from the bureau chiefs, and then the head Of the Department goes over those estimates with the bureau chiefs and strikes out all items that in his judgment are not necessary, or that can be dispensed with, or that can go over until another year. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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