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  • Fiscal Year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill Passes House
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on June 9, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation

    The U.S. House today approved the fiscal year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill (H.R. 2577) on a vote of 216 -210. The legislation includes funding for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other related agencies. In total, the bill reflects an allocation of $55.3 billion in discretionary spending – an increase of $1.5 billion above fiscal year 2015 and $9.7 billion below the President’s budget request. However, given... Read more

  • House Passes Fiscal Year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on June 3, 2015 | Preview rr

    The U.S. House today approved the fiscal year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill (H.R. 2578) on a vote of 242-183. The bill funds the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other related agencies. The legislation contains $51.4 billion in total discretionary funding, an increase of $1.3 billion over fiscal year 2015 and $661 million below the President’s reques... Read more

  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2016 State and Foreign Operations Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on June 2, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2016 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation funds the State Department and foreign assistance – prioritizing funding for American security efforts abroad, as well as critical humanitarian aid to areas facing war, conflict, and instability. The bill also supports activities to increase stability and security in areas such as the Middle East, Ukraine, and ... Read more

  • House Appropriations Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on June 2, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2016 Defense Appropriations bill on a voice vote. The bill will now head to the House floor for consideration. The legislation funds critical national security needs, military operations abroad, and health and quality-of-life programs for the men and women of the Armed Forces and their families. In total, the bill provides $578.6 billion in discretionary funding, an increase of $24.4 billion above the fiscal year 2015 enacted leve... Read more

  • Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on May 20, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill on a voice vote. The bill funds the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other related agencies. The legislation contains $51.4 billion in total discretionary funding, an increase of $1.3 billion over fiscal year 2015 and $661 million below the President’s requ... Read more

  • House Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on May 19, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today released the subcommittee draft of the fiscal year 2016 Defense Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation funds critical national security needs, military operations abroad, and health and quality-of-life programs for the men and women of the Armed Forces and their families. In total, the bill provides $578.6 billion in discretionary funding, an increase of $24.4 billion above the fiscal year 2015 enacted leve... Read more

  • House Passes Fiscal Year 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on May 19, 2015 | Preview rr

    The U.S. House today approved the fiscal year 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations bill (H.R. 2250) on a vote of 357-67. The bill provides annual funding for the offices of Members of the House of Representatives, the support agencies of Congress, security, services for visitors, and Capitol operations and maintenance. The total included for the House and joint operations, excluding Senate-only items, is $3.3 billion. This is the same as the 2015 level and $172.3 million below the President’s ... Read more

  • Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on May 13, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill on a vote of 30-21. The legislation includes funding for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other related agencies. It will now go to the House floor for consideration. In total, the bill reflects an allocation of $55.3 billion in discretionary spending – an increase of $1.5 billion above fiscal year 2015 and $9.7 bi... Read more

  • Appropriations Committee Releases the Fiscal Year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on May 13, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The bill funds the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other related agencies. The legislation contains $51.4 billion in total discretionary funding, an increase of $1.3 billion over fiscal year 2015 and $661... Read more

  • Fiscal Year 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved
    Posted in U.S. House Appropriations News on April 30, 2015 | Preview rr

    The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations bill. The bill will now head to the House floor for consideration. The bill provides annual funding for the offices of Members of the House of Representatives, the support agencies of Congress, security, services for visitors, and Capitol operations and maintenance. The total included for the House and joint operations, excluding Senate-only items, is $3.3 billion. This is the same as the 201... Read more