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Military and Police Aid:
2004 aid package and 2003 supplemental
the links for information about each bill's contents, and
about the debates in Congress:
aid request: On February 3, 2003, the Bush administration
submitted to Congress its budget request for 2004, including
a substantial increase in aid to the Andean region, especially
Colombia. Congress modified and approved the request,
which was signed into law on January 23, 2004.
aid for 2003:
million in additional military aid to Colombia is included
Bush administration's request for an "emergency supplemental"
appropriation to pay for its war with Iraq. The request
was issued on March 25, 2003 and signed into law on April