Latest "Appropriations" stories
TSA employees could get a pay bump under new spending bill
Unlike the majority of federal employees who are paid under the General Schedule, transportation security officers fall under the excepted service.
Congress tells Air Force to upgrade skiplanes as Arctic heats up
Lawmakers called on the Air Force to study how swapping out the polar airlift fleet could help the U.S. keep protect the Arctic.
Air Force, Space Force priorities largely supported in funding bill
The Air Force is set to receive more than $216 billion in the fiscal 2023 federal spending bill released Monday.
Congress clashes on loans vs. grants for Taiwan military aid
A behind-the-scenes debate over Taiwan security aid in the omnibus spending bill pits Taipei against congressional appropriators.
By Bryant Harris and Joe Gould