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  • House Approves Budget and Emergency Supplemental Agreement

    Feb 9, 2018  - The U.S. approved legislation to lift the statutory budget caps and increase funding for national defense, provide emergency disaster aid funding, lift the debt ceiling, extend certain health care and tax authorizations, and maintain government operations until March 23, 2018. This legislation is the result of an agreement reached last night between House and Senate leaders. More
  • Chairman Frelinghuysen Statement on the Budget and Emergency Supplemental Agreement

    Feb 7, 2018  - House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen tonight issued the following statement on the agreement between House and Senate leaders to lift the statutory budget caps and increase funding for national defense, provide emergency disaster aid funding, lift the debt ceiling, extend certain health care and tax authorizations, and maintain government operations. More
  • House Passes Continuing Resolution to Prevent Government Shutdown and Fund National Defense

    Feb 6, 2018  - The U.S. House of Representatives today approved funding to extend federal operations, and to fund the Department of Defense for the 2018 Fiscal Year. The Continuing Resolution (CR) is a stopgap measure that will maintain government funding through March 23, 2018. In absence of this legislation, existing funding would run out on February 8, 2018. More
  • Chairman Frelinghuysen Introduces Resolution to Continue Government Operations and Prevent a Shutdown

    Feb 5, 2018  - House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen today introduced legislation (H.J. Res. 128) to maintain current funding for federal operations and prevent a government shutdown. The Continuing Resolution (CR) is a stopgap measure that will extend government funding until March 23, 2018. In absence of this legislation, existing funding would run out on February 8, 2018. More
  • House Again Passes Bill to Fund the Department of Defense

    Jan 30, 2018  - The House of Representatives today re-passed legislation to fund the Department of Defense for the 2018 Fiscal Year. The bill, which was introduced and passed in the House twice since July 2017, has not been acted on by the Senate. More
  • Bill to Fund the Department of Defense Re-Introduced

    Jan 25, 2018  - The House Appropriations Committee today re-introduced legislation to fund the Department of Defense for the 2018 Fiscal Year. The bill (H.R. 4877), which was introduced and passed in the House twice since July 2017, has not been acted on by the Senate. More
  • Legislation Passed to Continue Government Operations and End the Shutdown

    Jan 22, 2018  - Congress has approved legislation to extend funding for federal operations and end the government shutdown. The Continuing Resolution (CR) is a stopgap measure that will maintain government funding through February 8, 2018. More
  • House Approves Resolution to Continue Government Operations and Prevent a Shutdown

    Jan 18, 2018  - The U.S. House today approved legislation to maintain current funding for federal operations and prevent a government shutdown. The Continuing Resolution (CR) is a stopgap measure that will extend government funding through February 16, 2018. In absence of this legislation, existing funding would run out on January 19, 2018. More
  • Resolution to Continue Government Operations and Prevent a Shutdown Released

    Jan 16, 2018  - House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen today introduced legislation (H.J.Res 125) to maintain current funding for federal operations and prevent a government shutdown. The Continuing Resolution (CR) is a stop-gap measure that will extend government funding through February 16, 2018. In absence of this legislation, existing funding would run out on January 19, 2018. More
  • House Approves Two Bills to Continue Government Operations and Provide Emergency Disaster Aid

    Dec 21, 2017  - The U.S. House of Representatives today approved two pieces of legislation to temporarily continue government funding until January 19, 2018, and to provide $81 billion in disaster relief for those affected by recent hurricanes, wildfires, and other disasters. More