Tag Archive: Government Spending

Fiscal Deadlines Loom, Dominates Congressional Agenda

September 25, 2013 12:07 pm Published by

Last week, the House passed a short-term spending plan that would fund the government through mid-December and withhold funding from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The bill now awaits Senate action where the health funding language is likely to be stripped.

Fiscal Deadlines Fast Approaching

September 18, 2013 10:14 am Published by

Two deadlines are fast approaching for government spending and the debt ceiling, however Republicans and Democrats remain in a logjam despite the need to keep the government operating beyond Sept. 30 and a mid-October deadline for a debt limit deal.