Congress returned to D.C. this week as lawmakers race to a spending bill, the NDAA and another COVID-19 relief bill.
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House leaders are planning to vote Thursday on a $1.3 trillion budget agreement, giving the Senate time to pass it before a Friday deadline when government funding expires.
On Dec. 9, the federal government narrowly avoided a shut-down thanks to a last-minute Senate vote in favor of a continuing resolution (CR) to further fund federal operations until April 28, 2017.
Earlier today, lawmakers unveiled a $1.1. trillion government spending bill which includes provisions to delay both the ACA Cadillac tax and the HIT, with a vote most likely next week.
Congress is facing a hefty to-do list, including tax extenders and a massive spending bill that must get done by Dec. 11 in order to avert a government shutdown.