Letter to Congressional Leaders Reporting Budget Deferrals
Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)
In accordance with the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report two deferrals of budgetary resources, totaling $167.6 million.
The deferrals affect programs of the Department of State and International Security Assistance.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
NOTE: Identical letters were sent to Newt Gingrich, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Albert Gore, Jr., President of the Senate. This letter was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on October 23. The report detailing the deferrals was published in the Federal Register on November 17.
William J. Clinton, Letter to Congressional Leaders Reporting Budget Deferrals Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/225134