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  • House Passes Short-Term Continuing Resolution to Maintain Government Operations
    Dec 8, 2016  - House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today praised passage of a short-term Continuing Resolution (CR) (H.R. 2028) to prevent a government shutdown and continue funding for federal programs and services until April 28, 2017. The legislation also contains additional funding for war efforts and disaster relief. More
  • Short-Term Continuing Resolution to Maintain Government Operations Released
    Dec 6, 2016  - House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today introduced a short-term Continuing Resolution (CR) (H.R. 2028) to prevent a government shutdown and continue funding for federal programs and services until April 28, 2017. The legislation also contains funding for emergency disaster relief. More
  • Appropriations Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Bill
    Jun 22, 2016  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved its proposed fiscal year 2017 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill. The bill targets critical programs such as aviation security, border and immigration enforcement, customs activities, the protection against cyberterrorism, natural disaster response, and efforts to stop the smuggling of drugs and people into the U.S. More
  • Homeland Security Appropriations Bill Markup Postponed
    Jun 13, 2016  - The House Appropriations Committee has postponed the full committee markup of the fiscal year 2017 Homeland Security Appropriations bill, which was scheduled for tomorrow, June 14. The markup will now take place on Wednesday, June 22. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2017 Homeland Security Bill
    Jun 8, 2016  - The House Appropriations Committee today released its proposed fiscal year 2017 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill, which will be considered tomorrow by the subcommittee. The bill targets critical programs such as aviation security, border and immigration enforcement, customs activities, the protection against cyberterrorism, natural disaster response, and efforts to stop the smuggling of drugs and people into the U.S. More
  • House Approves Fiscal Year 2016 Consolidated Appropriations Package
    Dec 18, 2015  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today praised House passage of the fiscal year 2016 Omnibus Appropriations bill. The bill passed on a vote of 316-113. More
  • Rogers: Omnibus Funding Bill Provides Responsible Funding for the Federal Government, Helps to Stop Waste and Administrative Overreach
    Dec 16, 2015  - The House Appropriations Committee today unveiled the fiscal year 2016 Omnibus Appropriations bill, the legislation that will provide discretionary funding for the federal government for the current fiscal year. More
  • Appropriations Committee Passes Fiscal Year 2016 Homeland Security Bill
    Jul 14, 2015  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2016 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill on a vote of 32-17. The bill provides funds to secure the nation’s borders and enforce immigration laws, identify and protect against cyber threats, stop transnational criminals who smuggle drugs and people into the U.S., respond to natural disasters, and fight terrorism. In addition, the bill improves oversight of DHS to hold the agency accountable to the American people. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2016 Homeland Security Bill
    Jul 8, 2015  - Today, the House Appropriations Committee released its proposed fiscal year 2016 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill, which will be considered tomorrow by the subcommittee. The bill provides funds to secure the nation’s borders and enforce immigration laws, identify and protect against cyber threats, stop transnational criminals who smuggle drugs and people into the U.S., respond to natural disasters, and fight terrorism. In addition, the bill improves oversight of DHS to hold the agency accountable to the American people. More
  • Appropriations Subcommittee Vice Chairs Named
    Apr 8, 2015  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today announced the Republican Members who will serve as Vice Chairs of the 12 Appropriations subcommittees for the 114th Congress. These Members will serve as Chair of the subcommittee in the absence of the Chairperson, and assist them in official Committee duties. More