Tag Archive: appropriations

Short Timeline on Spending Bills

February 2, 2022 5:37 pm Published by

Lawmakers are facing a deadline of Feb. 18 when the current spending authorization expires, yet major obstacles remain to reaching consensus on topline spending levels.

Update: Stopgap Spending Bill

December 1, 2021 5:54 pm Published by

Lawmakers have until Friday to pass a stopgap spending measure to avert a government shutdown, debate is ongoing but House leaders aim to vote on the bill today.

One Week Short-Term CR

December 9, 2020 5:35 pm Published by

Lawmakers are expected to approve a one-week extension to approving a government-wide spending bill, bumping the deadline to Dec. 18.

House OKs CR Spending Bill

September 23, 2020 4:30 pm Published by

Late Tuesday evening, the House approved--with bipartisan support--a Continuing Resolution spending bill to fund the federal government through Dec. 11.

Spending Deadline Approaching

September 5, 2018 4:00 pm Published by

With just 11 legislative days this month when the House and Senate are both scheduled to be in session, Congress faces an uphill battle to pass FY 2019 spending legislation.

Lawmakers Focus on Continuing Resolution

September 10, 2014 9:22 am Published by

Congress has less than ten legislative days before current government funds run out on Sept. 30, making one of their top priorities in coming days the passage of a continuing resolution to keep the federal government funded.