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The Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of the Executive Office of the President has issued two statements this week expressing concern about FY 2016 House Republican spending plans.  Among his concerns are funding reductions that could result in “thousands fewer scientific and medical research awards and grants” when compared to President Obama’s budget request.

24 Apr 2015

The full House Appropriations Committee approved its FY 2016 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill yesterday morning.  The House is scheduled to consider this bill next week.

23 Apr 2015

Yesterday the full House Appropriations Committee approved its FY 2016 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill.  The House is scheduled to consider this bill next week.

23 Apr 2015