Laureano Mier became interested in aviation at age 8. Now 53 years old, Mier is passionate about everything aviation and ...
(Associated Press files )
March 11, 2013
Senate Appropriations Committee Chair Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., takes part in a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington in June. A Senate bill to carry the government through September denies the Obama administration money for implementing new regulations on Wall Street and expansion of government health care subsidies but provides modest additional funding for domestic priorities such as Head Start and health research sought by Democrats including Mikulski.