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2-year federal budget deal expected to pass

The House of Representatives could pass a budget deal as early as today that lays out a plan to fund the federal government, which is currently operating under a continuing resolution set to expire Dec. 11.

House Republicans propose spending bill that would set levels below BCA caps, avoiding sequestration

The Republican Study Committee has issued a new fiscal 2016 budget proposal that would set spending levels below Budget Control Act-imposed caps to avoid sequestration cuts, but would also defund the Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood.

House Republicans propose spending bill that would set levels below BCA caps, avoiding sequestration

The Republican Study Committee has issued a new fiscal 2016 budget proposal that would set spending levels below Budget Control Act-imposed caps to avoid sequestration cuts, but would also defund the Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood.

Proposed legislation seeks to raise sequestration budget caps or default to Obama's budget request

Democratic leaders on the House Budget Committee said the bill, called the Prevent a Government Shutdown Act of 2015, would give a bipartisan, bicameral leadership group until Sept. 25 to approve an agreement to increase the defense and non-defense discretionary caps, known as sequestration, equally for both years.

Proposed legislation seeks to raise sequestration budget caps or default to Obama's budget request

Democratic leaders on the House Budget Committee said the bill, called the Prevent a Government Shutdown Act of 2015, would give a bipartisan, bicameral leadership group until Sept. 25 to approve an agreement to increase the defense and non-defense discretionary caps, known as sequestration, equally for both years.

GAO: DoD should heed the ghost of sequestration past

The Defense Department should document and assess the lessons it learned from deep, sequestration-related budget cuts in fiscal 2013, because those cuts could come back in fiscal 2016, says a May 27 Government Accountability Office report.

GAO: DoD should heed the ghost of sequestration past

The Defense Department should document and assess the lessons it learned from deep, sequestration-related budget cuts in fiscal 2013, because those cuts could come back in fiscal 2016, says a May 27 Government Accountability Office report.

Union: Cutting military commissary budget would affect tens of thousands of federal workers

The largest federal employee union is calling on the Defense Department to stop a proposal to cut funding for its commissaries, says a March 18 American Federal of Government Employees letter to Congress.

Union: Cutting military commissary budget would affect tens of thousands of federal workers

The largest federal employee union is calling on the Defense Department to stop a proposal to cut funding for its commissaries, says a March 18 American Federal of Government Employees letter to Congress.

House Republican budget plan would boost DoD spending while reducing civilian agency budgets

House Republicans released a fiscal 2016 budget plan Tuesday that would slash non-defense spending while boosting funding for the Defense Department war operations. The budget plan doesn't outline the numbers for next fiscal year in detail for each agency like President Obama's budget request. Those numbers are hashed out by House and Senate Appropriations Committee members in their respective subcommittees.