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  • Appropriations Committee Releases the Fiscal Year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill
    Apr 29, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The bill contains $51.2 billion in discretionary funding for the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other related agencies. More
  • Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved
    Apr 9, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations bill, to provide annual funding for the offices of Members of the House of Representatives, the support agencies of Congress (including security), services for visitors, and Capitol operations and maintenance. The next move for the bill will be to head to the House floor for consideration. More
  • Appropriations Committee Approves 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Legislation
    Apr 9, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill, which contains funding to train and equip our troops, provide housing and services to military personnel and their families, help maintain base infrastructure, and fund veterans’ benefits and programs. The bill will now head to the House floor for consideration. More
  • Chairman Calvert Presses FWS on Greater Sage-Grouse Listing
    Apr 3, 2014  - Today, Interior and Environment Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Ken Calvert (CA-42) pressed U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe about the possible inclusion of the greater sage-grouse on the Federal endangered species list. Director Ashe stated that no decision on listing the greater sage-grouse would occur prior to September, 2015. More
  • Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Released
    Apr 2, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The bill provides annual funding for the offices of Members of the House of Representatives, the support agencies of Congress (including security), services for visitors, and Capitol operations and maintenance. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Legislation
    Apr 2, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation contains funding to house, train, and equip military personnel, provide housing and services to military families, and help maintain base infrastructure. The bill also funds veterans’ benefits and programs. More
  • Defense Subcommittee Announces Members' Day
    Mar 25, 2014  - The Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense has scheduled a hearing to take Member’s testimony on the Defense Appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2015 on Friday, April 4 at 9 a.m. in H-140, the Capitol. More
  • Chairman Rogers Commends House Passage of Ukraine Aid Legislation
    Mar 6, 2014  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today commended the House of Representatives for its swift passage of Ukraine aid legislation (H.R. 4152). More
  • Appropriations Committee Introduces Ukrainian Aid Legislation
    Mar 5, 2014  - House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers, along with Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Nita Lowey, today introduced legislation to provide loan guarantees to the country of Ukraine to support the nation and its people during this tumultuous transition period (H.R. 4152). More
  • Labor, Health and Human Services Subcommittee Announces Public Witness Hearing Date
    Mar 4, 2014  - The Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies will hold a public witnesses hearing on March 25, 2014. More