Tag Archive: spending bill

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.

Senate Talks Reconciliation Bill

December 1, 2021 5:44 pm Published by

The Senate is set to take up the House-passed Build Back Better reconciliation bill with the goal of finishing work on the package before the Christmas break.

House Passes Build Back Better Bill

November 19, 2021 5:42 pm Published by

On Nov. 19, the House passed 220-212 the Build Back Better reconciliation bill (H.R. 5376) that includes more than $1.5 trillion in business and individual tax increases.

House Votes to Increase Debt Limit

September 22, 2021 5:12 pm Published by

Last night, the House voted to pass legislation to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the month and suspend the nation’s borrowing limit. The party line vote was 220-211.  

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.