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The House Appropriations Committee has proposed reducing spending levels at the National Institute of Standards and Technology by 1.0 percent in FY 2016.

27 May 2015

Funding parameters for the Department of Energy for FY 2016 are largely in place with the approval last Thursday of a $35.4 billion Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill.  This action follows passage of the counterpart bill by the House of Representatives on May 1. 

26 May 2015