Issue / FY22

Senate Fails to Advance Bill Containing Extra $2B for Intercity Bus COVID Relief

The U.S. Senate earlier today failed to muster the 60 votes necessary to bring up a $48 billion bill providing additional COVID relief,...

USDOT Gets FY22 Highway and Transit Formula Funding Increases Out the Door

Twin announcements from the U.S. Department of Transportation in the last week have given state and local governments permission to...

Step-by-Step: How $52.5 Billion in New Highway Formula Funding Becomes $47.1 Billion

When Congress passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act last year, that bipartisan law was built around significant increases...

FY22 Omnibus Appropriations: The Final Tally

On Monday, March 14, four days after Congress had passed the omnibus appropriations bill for fiscal 2022 and sent it to the President,...

What’s in the FY22 Omnibus: US Department of Transportation

Following is a summary of the USDOT funding in the omnibus appropriations bills. Readers are also encouraged to download this PDF...

What’s in the FY22 Omnibus: Water Resources Funding

The just-passed fiscal year 2022 omnibus appropriations bill contains $8.3 billion in funding for the civil works (a.k.a. water...

What’s in the FY22 Omnibus: The Big Picture

Eleven months passed between the release of President Biden's fiscal 2022 discretionary appropriations proposal on April 9, 2021 and...

FY22 Omnibus Appropriations Clears Congress; FY23 Budget Submission Imminent

Last night, the U.S. Senate passed the $1.5 trillion omnibus appropriations act for fiscal year 2022 by a vote of 68 to 31. All 50...

House Passes FY22 Omnibus Appropriations

The House of Representatives has (finally) passed the $1.5 trillion omnibus appropriations bill that was unveiled at 1:30 a.m. this...

$1.5T Omnibus Bill Sets Regular USDOT Budget at $104B for FY 2022

At 1:30 a.m. this morning, the text of the $1.5 trillion omnibus appropriations package for fiscal 2022 was posted online. The House...

Time Running Out As CR Deadline Approaches, Administration Asks $33B in Emergency Funds

By Monday evening, we should know if Congress will be able to meet its March 11 deadline for providing additional appropriations to...

Government Shutdown Averted (Again), Deadline Pushed to March 11

Yesterday, the U.S. Senate passed the three-week extension of the stopgap spending bill that is funding the government and which...

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