The U.S. Capitol in Washington is shrouded in mist, Friday night, Dec. 13, 2019.  This coming week’s virtually certain House impeachment of President Donald Trump will underscore how Democrats and Republicans have morphed into fiercely divided camps since lawmakers impeached President Bill Clinton.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

$1.4T spending package crammed with unrelated provisions

House leaders have unveiled a $1.4 trillion government-wide spending package that’s carrying an unusually large load of unrelated provisions

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

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House Appropriations Committee floats $700B defense budget in rebuke to Trump

Read more scores funding in 2019 spending bill; DHS gets less for FEMA HQ

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Federal Labor Relations Board ending relations with its labor union

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Is an automatic CR the answer to government shutdowns?

In the wake of the longest government shutdown in history, pushes to ensure one never happens again, primarily through an automatic continuing resolution,…

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Donald Trump

Shutdown ends, but another could be right around the corner

In today’s Federal Newscast, President Donald Trump hints that another government shutdown is likely after funding runs out again in three weeks.

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Nancy Pelosi

House leadership tracker: Republicans begin naming ranking members

Federal News Network is tracking which members of the new Democratic House majority are vying for leadership positions that can have a direct impact on federal employees, including Speaker of the House and committee chairmanships.

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