Update on Government Funding for Fiscal Year 2019

It remains unclear if the President will enact Congress’ short-term funding plan.

114th United States Congress
114th United States Congress

Congress has been working to pass Fiscal Year (FY) 19 appropriations bills in small groups, each called a “minibus,” as opposed to an omnibus appropriations bill, consisting of all 12 appropriations bills. On Friday, the President signed so-called minibus I, H.R. 5895, consisting of full-year funding for the Energy (including the NTEU-represented Department of Energy) and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs funding measures into law. Continue reading “Update on Government Funding for Fiscal Year 2019”