Tag Archive: Discretionary Spending

President Signs Two-Year Budget Deal

November 4, 2015 11:52 am Published by

On Monday, President Barack Obama signed a two-year budget agreement that raises the debt ceiling until March 2017 and lifts spending limits through September 2017.

Two-Year Budget Deal Proposed

October 28, 2015 11:58 am Published by

On Monday, the White House and Congressional leaders reached a two-year bipartisan budget deal that would, among other items, raise the Budget Control Act caps by $80 billion and increase the government’s borrowing authority.

Short-Term CR Expected to be Considered in the Senate

September 23, 2015 8:41 am Published by

Yesterday, the Senate Appropriations Committee released the text of the continuing resolution to fund the U.S. government which mirrors the spending limit established by the Budget Control Act for FY 2016, and is scheduled for a cloture vote on Thursday, Sept. 24.