House Appropriations Committee

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Progress on spending bills might have been an illusion all along

Progress on 2025 appropriations bills stalled in the House when members failed to pass a legislative appropriations bill.

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The federal workforce is growing, as House appropriators consider agency spending cuts

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More House appropriators target federal telework, office space

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Proposed 2% federal pay raise gets support in 2025 defense authorization bill

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Policy riders to watch as House appropriators mark up 2025 spending bills

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Democrats warn layoffs ahead as House GOP proposes agency spending cuts

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House GOP propose defunding IRS Direct File, further budget cuts to enforcement

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6-bill minibus rewards some agencies, while slashing budgets for others

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After a summer break, Congress has a lot on its plate this fall

The House and Senate appropriations packages are far from the only priority for Congress this fall — and many of the other to-do items have direct impacts…

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Small tech companies ask Congress for changes to make acquisition easier to navigate

Three organizations representing tech and software companies banded together to make sure Congress hears their concerns about the acquisition process.

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NTEU expresses concerns about telework, budgets and DEI issues

On today’s Federal Newscast: A union for feds sounds the alarm about telework, budgets and DEI issues. What does it mean that agencies improperly paid out more than $247 billion? And IRS looks to beta-test a free, online tax-filing platform.

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