“Budget” in the news

Example collocations

annual budget
budget cuts
low budget
million budget
state budget

Publications and example sentences

· Pompeo presses nations to fund IS fight despite budget crunch  
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday urged allies to step up funding to defeat the Islamic State movement despite a budget crunch after the devastation of the coronavirus pandemic.
· Older workers, self-employed individuals as well as small businesses the focus as MPs debate new Fortitude Budget  
SINGAPORE: Members of Parliament on Thursday (Jun 4) affirmed their support for the new Fortitude Budget, although some expressed concerns for groups such as older workers and self-employed individuals.
The Independent
· 12 best baby and parenting subscription boxes delivered directly to your door  
As well as subscriptions, Little Fawn Box also does a range of budget friendly mum and baby boxes, which make great gifts.
Financial Express
· Forced savings during coronavirus lockdown to aid India’s borrowings: HSBC  
Do you know What is Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR), Finance Bill, Fiscal Policy in India, Expenditure Budget, Customs Duty?
· US new weekly jobless claims drop below 2 million  
States and local governments, whose budgets have been decimated by the COVID-19 fight, are also cutting jobs.
The Guardian
· Coalition to add new national security test to Australia's foreign investment regime  
It aims to introduce the overhaul to parliament during the budget session in October and have the regime operational by next January.
· WP MPs question lack of women in COVID-19 economic task force, role of President in use of reserves  
Speaking in Parliament during the debate on the Fortitude Budget, Ms Lim questioned if the task force would be able to adequately address the issue of women being disproportionately affected by the pandemic.
· Video appears to show officers hitting cyclist on Manhattan street  
The police commission president said it is committed to working with others to identify between $100 million and $150 million in cuts to the Los Angeles Police Department budget.