Tag Archives: FY 2017 Appropriations

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congress Faces Critical Budget Deadline; White House Submits Additional List of Spending Cuts; Appropriators Question Secretary Price About Proposed Reductions in Research Funding Members of Congress left Capitol Hill on April 6 for a two-week recess, but they face a major budget deadline when they return to Washington on April 24. Funding for nearly all… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congress Addresses Long-term Outlook for Budget Bills; Bipartisan Legislation Would Increase Investments in Science and Innovation When lawmakers return to Washington on July 5, they will have nine days to complete work on several critical pieces of legislation before they adjourn for their nearly two-month summer break. Although consideration of fiscal year (FY) 2017 spending… Read More »

Inside (the Beltway) Scoop

Congress to Begin Work on Fiscal Year 2017 Spending Bills in April; Senate Committee Continues To Make Progress on Medical Innovation Legislation Capitol Hill will be quiet for the next two weeks as members of Congress observe spring break ahead of what is expected to be a busy period of legislative activity over the next… Read More »

Inside the Beltway Scoop

Members of Congress will turn their attention to fiscal year (FY) 2017 when President Barack Obama sends his proposed budget to Capitol Hill on February 9. The administration’s request is expected to include more details about initiatives for federal agencies next year, including an effort to rapidly accelerate cancer research. Following the submission of the… Read More »