Short-Term Continuing Resolution Passes Congress

Umbrellas The Senate has passed H.J. Res. 99, the short-term Continuing Resolution (CR), by voice vote following House passage earlier today. The measure would continue to fund government operations through May 5, and now heads to the President, who is expected to sign it. Continue reading “Short-Term Continuing Resolution Passes Congress”

Update on the Status of Fiscal Year 2017 Agency Funding

Government shutdownWith agency funding set to expire tomorrow, Friday, April 28th, and no funding measure yet cleared, the threat of a government shutdown continues. However, there is still time for Congress and the President to act tomorrow to avert a lapse in agency appropriations. Continue reading “Update on the Status of Fiscal Year 2017 Agency Funding”

HHS’ Shutdown Plan

Agency ShutdownAt this time, it appears Congress and the administration will act on a one-week Continuing Resolution (CR) to avert a shutdown. Continue reading “HHS’ Shutdown Plan”