NDD Sign on Letter

ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, with the support of NDD United (Non-Defense Discretionary United), have joined 3,200 organizations in signing a letter to Members of Congress seeking a balanced approach to deficit reduction.  The letter urges Congress to support a balanced approach to deficit reduction that does not include further cuts to discretionary programs. Discretionary programs are funded annually by Congress through the appropriations process and generally fall into two categories: “defense discretionary,” which includes the Pentagon’s budget; and “nondefense discretionary” (NDD), which includes everything else. Read the full letter