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As House Democrats prepare to bring back earmarks, billions of dollars tagged for lawmakers’ favored transportation projects before a decade-old ban sits unspent.

Gloria plans to use dollars previously budgeted for shelter operations over the last two months that have gone unspent and state grants for homeless programs and services to fund the shelter through next month.

Several of the central bank’s emergency lending programs are set to expire at the end of the year, with hundreds of billions of dollars in unspent funds being redirected toward a stimulus package.

Instead, large firms balked at the terms and did not apply, leaving the $17 billion fund mostly unspent more than eight months after Congress passed the Cares Act.

Sherman Heights technically has access to about $203,000 paid by developers building in southeastern San Diego that’s sitting unspent in their developer account.

The quest for Telangana as a separate state was itself always an aspect of that old unspent rage.

He proposed using some unspent funds to subsidize flood insurance.

Tourists who couldn't go out will go home with their money unspent.

It seemed incredible that his work should be finished for ever when he was still so unspent, so full of tireless activity.

Get two oxen, bulls of nine years; for their strength is unspent and they are in the prime of their age: they are best for work.

Conscience, soul, whatever it was, it was sending him back to Carter with that unspent bribe money.

The best of the afternoon was still unspent when the haystacking terminated, and Bill declared a holiday.

The young girl smiled, because there were still a million unspent smiles in her warm and friendly heart.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unspent, such as: invested, retained, accumulated, amassed, deposited, and hoarded.

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