The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate regarding the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012
TEXT OF A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT TO THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
December 23, 2011
Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)
In accordance with section 5 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012, I hereby designate for Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism all funding (including the rescission of funds) so designated by the Congress in the Act pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended, as outlined in the enclosed list of accounts.
The details of this action are set forth in the enclosed letter from the Director of the Office of Management and Budget.