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OMB, CBO $918m Apart on Scoring FY20 THUD Appropriations

Yesterday, the Office of Management and Budget issued its report to Congress estimating total appropriations amounts contained in the...

Congress Adjourns For Year After Passing $2.9T in Legislation

The House of Representatives and Senate have left town for the year after passing two mammoth spending and tax bills with a total...

How Well Did the Appropriations Committees Meet the 5-Year FAST Act Targets?

Now that the final fiscal year 2020 Transportation-Housing Appropriations bill has been released, we can add up how well the House and...

Water Infrastructure Programs Get $11 Billion in Final FY20 Appropriations Bills

Key programs for water infrastructure development in multiple federal agencies received almost $11 billion in the final FY 2020...

Final FY20 Homeland Security Appropriations for Transportation Security

The fiscal 2020 Homeland Security appropriations conference agreement is included in the first of the two year-end "minibus"...

Final FY20 Appropriations Legislation Unveiled, Tax Extenders Added

The House will vote today on two bills which combine 12 appropriations bills, several tax bills and a host of other provisions with a...

Final FY20 Bill Provides $87.2 Billion for USDOT

The final, year-long appropriations bill for fiscal year 2020 provides or allows a total of $87.2 billion in gross discretionary budget...

Final FY20 Appropriations Agreement Reached

Yesterday, the chairmen of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees announced that they had reached a final agreement on the...

FY20 Appropriations Negotiations at Critical Point

Congressional appropriators have reached tentative agreement on the funding-related issues of the fiscal year 2020 Transportation-HUD...

Appropriations Subcommittees Face End-of-Week Deadline to Cut Deals

Last week was Thanksgiving week, which was a good time to be thankful you don't work for the House or Senate Appropriations...

DOT Announces $423M of Bus Grants to 94 Recipients in 42 States and DC

The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced the recipients of $423.3 million in federal funding for bus and bus facility...

Trump Signs Law Funding Government Through Dec. 20, Canceling $7.6 Billion Highway Rescission

President Trump has signed into law a bill (H.R. 3055) that will provide funding for federal agencies from today through midnight on...

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