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  • House Approves the Fiscal Year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill
    Jun 10, 2014  - The House today approved the fiscal year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill on a vote of 229-192. The legislation includes funding for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other related agencies. More
  • House Appropriations Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2015 Defense Bill
    Jun 10, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Defense Appropriations bill on a bipartisan voice vote. 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. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2015 Energy and Water Bill
    Jun 9, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2015 Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation provides annual funding for national defense nuclear weapons activities, the Army Corps of Engineers, various programs under the Department of Energy, and other related agencies. More
  • House Passes Fiscal Year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill
    May 30, 2014  - The House today approved the fiscal year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill on a bipartisan vote of 321-87. 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. More
  • Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Bill
    May 29, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill on a vote of 31-18. The proposed legislation funds important agricultural and food programs and services, including food and medical product safety, animal and plant health programs, rural development and farm services, marketplace oversight, and nutrition programs. More
  • House Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2015 Defense Bill
    May 29, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the subcommittee draft of the fiscal year 2015 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. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security Bill
    May 27, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released its proposed fiscal year 2015 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill, to be marked up in subcommittee tomorrow. The bill provides funding to help strengthen America‚Äôs homeland security efforts, including securing our borders, enforcing our laws, protecting against cyber threats, bolstering counternarcotic efforts, responding to natural disasters, and fighting terrorism. More
  • Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Bill
    May 21, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill on a vote of 28-21. The legislation includes $52 billion in discretionary funding for the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other related agencies. More
  • Appropriations Committee Releases the Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations Bill
    May 19, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The proposed legislation funds important agricultural and food programs and services, including food and medical product safety, animal and plant health programs, rural development and farm services, marketplace oversight, and nutrition programs. The bill totals $20.9 billion in discretionary funding, which is equal to the fiscal year 2014 enacted level. More
  • Fiscal Year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill Approved by Committee
    May 8, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill on a bipartisan 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 will now head to the House floor for consideration. More