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100-plus lawmakers join in opposing fed pay, benefits cuts in proposed 2018 budget

In the proposed budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, President Trump is looking at a large cut to the be…

Future US aircraft carrier cost estimate unreliable, says government accountability agency

A congressional watchdog report has recommended the U.S. Navy develop a new cost estimate for a futu…

Treasury chief: At times, a government shutdown could be 'good'

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin agrees with President Donald Trump that there could be such a thin…

Biggest winners and losers in White House’s workforce estimate

The federal government is projected to add 23,000 employees in 2018, but not everyone is getting a b…

Most of GSA’s $300M budget bump going to IT modernization

Most of the budget increase will set up a new IT procurement fund.

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100-plus lawmakers join in opposing fed pay, benefits cuts in proposed 2018 budget

In the proposed budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, President Trump is looking at a large cut to the be…

Future US aircraft carrier cost estimate unreliable, says government accountability agency

A congressional watchdog report has recommended the U.S. Navy develop a new cost estimate for a futu…

Treasury chief: At times, a government shutdown could be 'good'

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin agrees with President Donald Trump that there could be such a thin…

Biggest winners and losers in White House’s workforce estimate

The federal government is projected to add 23,000 employees in 2018, but not everyone is getting a b…

Most of GSA’s $300M budget bump going to IT modernization

Most of the budget increase will set up a new IT procurement fund.

Trump budget to carve $4B from federal employee retirement

Mulvaney said the changes would move federal retirement programs closer to private sector.

Trump proposing biggest cut of ‘any president in a budget’ for 2018

President Trump will release the administration’s 2018 budget proposal on Tuesday, which promises to…

Food stamps, Medicaid on chopping block in Trump's budget

President Donald Trump will unveil a proposed budget this week that would drive millions of people o…

Purported Trump budget doc zeroes out federal employee benefits

A spreadsheet claiming to show the Trump administration’s entire fiscal plan leaked on May 18.

Military brass defend State Department against White House budget ax

As the White House prepares to ask Congress for steep cuts to the State Department and USAID, the mi…

Senate passes government spending bill through September

The Senate on Thursday voted to send the overdue 2017 federal spending package to President Donald T…

Trump: Government needs September 'shutdown' to fix Senate 'mess'

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that the nation "needs a good 'shutdown' in September" to fix…

US lawmakers reach 2017 budget deal through September

Lead congressional appropriators have unveiled a sweeping $1.16 trillion omnibus spending bill for 2…

Government won't shut down Saturday; Clock reset but still ticking

With just hours to spare, Congress easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prev…

GOP lawmakers offer bill to avoid government shutdown, for a week

U.S. House Republicans introduced a stopgap spending resolution late Wednesday to avert a partial go…

Negotiators make progress on bill to keep government open

Congressional and White House negotiators made progress Tuesday on a must-pass spending bill to keep…

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