Tag Archive: CR

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.

Congress Eyes Federal Funding Bill, Debt Ceiling

September 11, 2013 7:03 am Published by

Congress is facing two key fiscal hurdles in coming weeks with major economic implications: approving a continuing resolution to temporarily fund the federal government; and raising the debt ceiling.