The federal government launched Energy Star in 1992 to rate computer monitors. Now it covers dozens of product categories from washers to electronics and homes.
The congressman, who represents northern and eastern Colorado, is also concerned the president's proposed budget will grow defense at the expense of the national debt.
The Trump Administration wants to eliminate the Corporation for National and Community Service, which funds AmeriCorps and SeniorCorps, from the federal budget.
And if so, where? Those questions are worth considering in light of the Trump administration's budget proposal.
The Colorado governor says that was the reaction when he expressed concern about proposed cuts to EPA grants. Congress would have to pass a new budget.
The library's primary service is to provide free audio, braille, and large print books for visually impaired patrons.
CU’s School of Medicine gets about $200 million a year in NIH funds, so a proposed 20 percent cut could make $40 million vanish.
The preliminary budget proposal is creating new lists of winners and losers. Military spending goes up while money for education goes down.
Cuts will impact farmers, air and water, and health care, although, Hickenlooper says, Colorado could benefit from more defense spending.