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Congress set to fund government, but not Trump’s wall

Congress is set to pass a crucial spending bill that averts a government shutdown, but there’s one potential obstacle Continue reading

Shutdown Fight Would Be Postponed Until Dec. 7 in Funding Deal

Republicans and Democrats said they have an agreement on a stopgap spending measure into December as well as on full-year funding bills for the Departments of Defense, Labor and Health and Human Services. Continue reading

President signs $1 trillion spending bill, keeps government open

The President signed his first piece of major legislation on Friday, a $1 trillion spending bill to keep the government operating through September. Continue reading

Budget woes stretch beyond agency contracting office while Congress debates federal funding

Congress has been criticized for kicking the can down the road when it comes to federal spending Continue reading

Senate scheduled to take first stab at short term CR

It’s the very beginning stages of the Senate’s work to pass a spending bill and avoid a government shutdown before the fiscal year ends. Continue reading

DOD Awarded $6 Billion in Shutdown Contracts – Defense One

The Defense Department awarded 95 contracts valued at more than $6.3 billion during the 16 days of the government shutdown this month, with the Air Force and Navy awarding contracts valued $2.7 billion and $2.1 billion dollars, respectively. Editor’s Note: The $6.3B in reported DoD awards combined with the $1.3B reported in FPDS-NG (excluding DoD … Continue reading