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  • House Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Bill
    May 19, 2015  - 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 level and $800 million above the President’s request. 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
  • Defense Subcommittee Announces Members' Day
    Mar 30, 2015  - The Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense has scheduled a hearing to take Member’s testimony on the Defense Appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2016 on April 15 at 9 a.m. in H-140, the Capitol. Each Member will have 5 minutes for oral remarks. The order of appearance and additional hearing details will be forwarded before the hearing. More
  • Chairman Rogers Announces Updated GOP Subcommittee Rosters
    Mar 24, 2015  - House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today announced updated Republican rosters for the 12 Appropriations subcommittees for the 114th Congress. The changes were spurred by a new member, Rep. Steven Palazzo, joining the Appropriations Committee. More
  • Chairman Rogers Announces GOP Subcommittee Membership for the 114th Congress
    Jan 14, 2015  - House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today announced the Republican membership of the 12 Appropriations subcommittees for the 114th Congress. More
  • Appropriations Committee Names New Subcommittee Clerks
    Jan 8, 2015  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today announced several changes to senior Committee staff for the 114th Congress. More
  • House Approves Fiscal Year 2015 Consolidated Appropriations Package
    Dec 11, 2014  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today applauded the House of Representatives for passing legislation to fund the government for the remainder of the 2015 fiscal year. More
  • Rogers: Omnibus Package Responsibly Funds the Federal Government, Avoids a Shutdown, Makes Good-Government Policy Changes
    Dec 9, 2014  - The House Appropriations Committee today unveiled the fiscal year 2015 Omnibus Appropriations bill, the legislation that will provide discretionary funding for the vast majority of the federal government for the current fiscal year. The bill includes full Appropriations legislation and funding for 11 of the 12 annual Appropriations bills through the end of the fiscal year, September 30, 2015. The 12th bill, which funds the Department of Homeland Security, is also included in the legislation, but is funded under a temporary “Continuing Resolution” mechanism that expires on February 27, 2015. More
  • Rogers-Mikulski Joint Statement on Omnibus Agreement
    Dec 9, 2014  - More
  • Chairman Rogers Announces Subcommittee Chairs for the 114th Congress
    Nov 20, 2014  - "Over the next two years, we will have some big challenges and a full plate of ‘to-dos’ ahead of us as we continue to fight for stability, continuity, and responsibility in the federal budget process. These excellent Subcommittee Cardinals will be a tremendous benefit to our efforts. I congratulate them and look forward to working with them in the 114th Congress." More