House votes to restore military pensions
February 11th, 2014
03:00 PM ET
10 months ago

House votes to restore military pensions

Washington (CNNMoney) - The House on Tuesday passed a bill to restore pension increases for some 750,000 military retirees.

The House voted 326 to 90 to undo cuts to cost-of-living hikes for military pensions for all current retirees and anyone who enlisted before Jan. 1. The Senate is expected to vote Wednesday.

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Filed under: Budget • Debt • Military
House OKs cut in fighter jet engine funds
February 16th, 2011
03:39 PM ET
4 years ago

House OKs cut in fighter jet engine funds

Washington (CNNMoney) - House Republicans continued their drive Wednesday to slash $60 billion from the current year's budget, with some of the deepest cuts targeted at education and environmental regulation.

First up was a controversial cut to strip $450 million slated to build a new engine for the F-35 fighter jet, which passed 233-198, with bipartisan support.

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