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.
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.
The Senate Banking Committee approved Kathy Kraninger, President Trump’s nominee to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, despite protests from Senate Democrats who said Trump’s nominee is unqualified to run the consumer watchdog
Loren Duggan, editorial director of Bloomberg Government, described how the Senate is trying to reach its Sept. 30 deadline for spending.
The White House Postal Task Force has yet to publicly release its recommendations on restructuring the Postal Service, but a Senate committee will soon shed more light on those plans.
If the surprise pay raise approved by the Senate makes it through the White House, what would it put in your wallet? We’re looking at what’s happening and not happening with pay, shutdowns and appropriations on Capitol Hill.
It’s a long way from clear whether the bills the Senate comes up with will be acceptable to the House – or to President Trump, who’s been flirting with the idea of another government shutdown.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a Veterans Affairs field examiner was hoping to steal nearly $700,000 from a disabled veteran.
Unusually, the Senate is moving faster than the House this year on appropriations bills for 2019.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act cleared the House, bringing service members one step closer to a pay raise.