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May 15, 2016

Despite being temporarily derailed as Democrats rebelled over an amendment related to Iran, the Senate cleared its fiscal 2017 energy and...

May 10, 2016

The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation held a full committee hearing last week titled “...

May 03, 2016

Despite early movement, the appropriations process ground to a halt in the Senate on Thursday when Democrats ...

April 25, 2016

The Senate passed by an overwhelming vote of 85-12 a ...

April 19, 2016

Last week, the House Agriculture and Energy & Water (E&W) and the Senate E&W and Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations...

April 17, 2016

The House Budget Committee approved its FY 2017 budget...

April 04, 2016

As senators return to the Capitol after a two-week recess, they are preparing to begin drafting appropriations bills in subcommittee this...

March 28, 2016

As appropriators are finalizing their funding priorities and developing their bills for fiscal year 2017, ASA, CSSA and SSSA have signed-on to...

March 24, 2016

In celebration of World Water Day, The White House held a Water Summit to...