The Trump administration’s 2020 budget proposal for government spending gives a big boost to the Pentagon and other security-related agencies, while calling for a cut of more than $2.7 trillion in federal civilian spending over the next ten years.
In today’s Federal Newscast, lawmakers want to hear from the Indian Health Service’s acting director about what he’s done to improve on an apparent failure of the agency to provide quality health care.
A top Senate Democrat said the Pentagon is planning to tap $1 billion in leftover funds from military pay and pensions accounts to help President Donald Trump pay for his long-sought border wall.
Bloomberg Government Editorial Director Loren Duggan outlined this week on Capitol Hill on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
House appropriators are not excited about the administration’s plan to redirect military construction funds they’ve already allocated.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the U.S. Postal Service is asking industry for an autonomous vehicle that can follow a route while a mail carrier is able to sort the mail for delivery.
Congress’ first order of business, at least in the House, is a resolution against the president’s emergency declaration to proceed with the border wall. The Firewall’s Editor in Chief David Hawkings joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss more.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) is asking the Defense Department which military projects will lose funding due to Donald Trump diverting $3.5 billion from military construction accounts to build a wall on the southern border.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Federal Labor Relations Authority, the agency in charge of union relationships, no longer has one with it’s own employees union.
All four leaders of the Armed Services Committees oppose using military construction funds for a border wall.