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House passes CR to keep govt open until Dec. 20, guarantee military pay raise

The bill will now proceed to the Senate. The President will need to sign a bill before midnight on Nov. 21 to avoid a shutdown.

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With the 2-year budget deal signed into law, what’s next for federal employees?

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7 appropriations bills await Congress after midterm elections

Congress is back home this week and won’t return to Capitol Hill until after the midterm elections. But it has a long to-do list for when it resumes.

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Secretary of the Army talks benefits of a full, timely budget at AUSA

Secretary of the Army Mark Esper says having a full budget on time means they can start training, maintaining equipment and making purchases at start of…

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Senate committee tired of last-minute spending despite late appropriations

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee doesn’t like that year-end buying spree, but are these members the cause of the buying spree in the first place?

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