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WashSpeak: CHIMPs

04/04/11 11:37AM

CHIMPs are the changes in mandatory program spending. Democrats said over the weekend that long term government spending programs at the departments of agriculture, treasury and justice could be a target for budget cuts.If you have some Washington Speak you'd like us to clarify- send us an email dailyrundown@msnbc.com. read more

WashSpeak: Limited

04/01/11 11:08AM

Limited is the Obama administration buzz word when talking about Libya.U.S. officials are bending over backwards to prove U.S. involvement in Libya will only go so far.If you have some Washington Speak you'd like us to clarify- send us an email dailyrundown@msnbc.com.  read more

WashSpeak: SASC

03/31/11 11:21AM

SASC is Washington Speak for the Senate Armed Services Committee.Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joins Chiefs, will testify on Thursday in front of the Armed Services Committee about Operation Odyssey Dawn and the situation in Libya.If you have some Washington Speak you'd like us to clarify- send us an email dailyrundown@msnbc.com. read more

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