federally federally  /ˈfɛ də rə li/


  • (adv) by federal government


  1. She would qualify for a federally guaranteed student loan, she was told, if she would fake her age upward a year to 17.
  2. In addition to gas stations and travel agencies in the New York area, he held investments in two federally insured housing projects in Detroit and Cleveland.
  3. Since 1999, some 16,000 men but more than 19,000 women have requested screening for alcohol abuse at federally funded day-long clinics held each spring at about 400 colleges.


  1. Summer Food Program Expects Dramatic Rise in Lunches Served

    The federally-funded summer food program started Wednesday in the Green Bay school district.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WBAY Green Bay

  2. The Senate's 'Wringing Its Hands' Instead of Passing Student Loan Reform: Rep. Kline

    On July 1st, interest rates on federally subsidized student loans are set to double from 3.4% to 6.8%. Congressman John Kline wants to make sure this doesn’t happen.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: DailyTicker via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Proposed Education Bill Would Require Federally-Funded Schools to Protect Homosexual Students

    WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats unveiled legislation this past week that would—among other things—protect homosexual students from discrimination in federally-funded schools. The 1,150-page long bill, titled the “Strengthening America’s School Act of 2013,” is a proposed revision to the “No Child Left Behind” (NCLB) act that was signed into law by President George W. Bush in 2002. [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Christian News Network


  1. "My stem cell bill, which passed the Senate with broad bipartisan support, offers a clear alternative for our colleagues in the House to significantly expand federally funded stem cell research, while ensuring no taxpayer dollars are used for the...
    on Jun 19, 2007 By: Norm Coleman Source: Forbes

  2. "Federal legislation in this area is not necessary for the NBA. Nor do I believe that a uniform, federally mandated approach to drug testing for all sports leagues would be appropriate," Stern said, a sentiment echoed by others.
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: David Stern Source: SI.com

  3. "That would be fine if there were new rail networks ...... if education was up to scratch, but it's a [financial] basket case," Senator Joyce said. "If federally we had done that, we'd have been kicked out years ago."
    on May 31, 2008 By: Barnaby Joyce Source: Daily Advertiser

Word of the Day
infatuated infatuated
/ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd /