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The big news in Congress this week? You already know it

Congress is out of D.C. this week for the 4th of July holiday. But it has a lot of spinning plates. Including three big appropriations bills.

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(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alphonso Grant)An F-35A Lightning II assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron departs after conducting an aerial refueling.

Air Force will lose $13 billion in buying power if Congress doesn’t pass 2024 budget

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CR, continuing resolution

Congress votes to avert a shutdown and keep the government funded into early March

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Congress has the power of the purse, some say it should use it

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Federal buying officers to start mapping their spending

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Contractors look for clues to new security proposal in appropriations bills

The Senate managed to pass several appropriations bills last week, putting it on rough par with the House. But the Defense Department’s initiative known…

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Senate bill funds DoD for 2019, awaiting House approval

The Senate last week passed a bill to fund the Defense Department, we all as the departments of Health and Human Services, Labor and Education.

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Senate passes budgets for DoD, HHS, Education, and Labor

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Senate passed a bill funding the Defense Department until the end of September 2019, giving it a total of $675 billion for next year.

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