Month: November 2016

September 29, 2016 — House and Senate Approve Continuing Resolution

Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a short-term Continuing Resolution (CR) appropriations bill that allows the federal government to operate through December 9th, 2016. The Senate earlier approved the same bill, which means that the President will sign it

September 26, 2016 — FY 2017 Appropriations Continuing Resolution

To avoid a federal government shut down, Congress must pass this week a Continuing Resolution (CR) appropriations bill by the end of Friday, September 30, 2016, which is the close of the fiscal year (FY) 2016. The House Appropriations Committee