Congress is looking likely to pass a short-term extension to the current continuing resolution. Still, many more fights lie ahead over a long-term budget.
Just days before the expiration of the latest continuing resolution, Navy officials say the last several years of budgeting-by-CR have already wasted $4 billion.
As the Trump administration drafts its first national defense strategy, there’s one thing defense experts agree on: Not every part of the Pentagon can be a winner.
Between making open season decisions and worrying about a possible government shutdown, many feds’ heads are spinning.
Could a pre-Christmas government shutdown trigger a mini-recession in Washington and other major federal centers?
Lawmakers have yet to strike a deal to keep the government open past Dec. 8, leaving federal employees to consider, again, the possibility of a government shutdown.
What if there’s a CR extension or Congress passes a fiscal 2018 budget? That could mean RFPs coming out at Christmastime.
The Office of Management and Budget submitted an additional $44 billion request for disaster relief spending in fiscal 2018. To help offset new spending, the Trump administration wants Congress to find new offsets at civilian agencies.
If Congress passes the budgets Federal News Radio has been hearing about, it could trigger sequestration.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has a massive mission. Some 100 million Americans receive its services. It expends some $700 billion a year.
House oversight members said they want help give agency inspectors general all the tools they need to do thorough work.
The U.S. Postal Service reported its 11th straight year of financial losses on Tuesday, but a number of pending regulatory changes could, in time, help put the agency on a path toward solvency.
For people buying and using information technology for the Defense Department, the 2018 NDAA has lots to say about procurement and bid protests.
This week on Capitol Hill look for that conference report on the National Defense Authorization Act and more debate on tax reform.