Tag: Continuing Resolution

Will Shutdown Be Avoided? Politics and Government Spending Priorities

December 1, 2018 2:27 PM , Updated December 9, 2018 7:52 AM
Will Shutdown Be Avoided? Politics and Government Spending Priorities

Federal employees in some agencies are again staring at the possibility of a government shutdown in a few days.

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The President Proposes, Congress Disposes. Does The Budget Still Work That Way?

July 21, 2018 7:09 AM

The author says the budget process is broken and it is putting an undue strain on federal agencies by hamstringing their day-to-day operations.

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Congress Passes Resolution to Avoid a Shutdown

April 27, 2017 8:18 AM

A short term funding resolution has been passed by Congress to keep the government funded through May 5.

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Government Shutdown Averted as Senate Dems Relent

December 9, 2016 5:54 PM , Updated December 15, 2016 8:06 AM
Government Shutdown Averted as Senate Dems Relent

An attempt by some Senate Democrats to block a continuing resolution will apparently not lead to a government shutdown.

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Political Intrigue: Will Congress Derail 2017 Pay Raise? Will Government Shutdown?

December 7, 2016 10:36 AM , Updated December 9, 2016 7:58 AM

Will there be a government shutdown? Will Congress derail the annual federal pay raise? A continuing resolution is in process but funding expires on Friday.

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President Signs Continuing Resolution With Federal Employee Pay Freeze Intact

December 22, 2010 11:12 AM

President Obama has signed the bill that continues funding of the federal government through March 4th and institutes the two-year federal pay freeze.

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