Tag Archives: debt ceiling

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Members of Congress returned to Capitol Hill following the Memorial Day recess knowing that they have much to accomplish and little time to get it all done. Until the long summer break begins on July 31, legislators are expected to concentrate on finalizing the repeal and possible replacement of the Affordable Care Act, significant changes… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congress Passes Continuing Resolution; Budget Negotiations Expected to Begin Soon; Senate Committee Holds Hearing on NIH Funding Federal agencies can keep their doors open—for now. Congress averted a crisis last week by passing a “continuing resolution” (CR) to keep the government operating on a temporary basis. The CR (H Con Res 79) funds federal agencies… Read More »