Lawmakers Agree on 1600 Page $1.1 Trillion Cromnibus Spending Bill and Here's What's Inside

The Right Scoop 12/9/2014

For those of you who don’t know, cromnibus stands for ‘continuing resolution’ + ‘omnibus’. But I like to think of it as ‘crony omnibus’. Either way, it’s a 1603 page $1.1 trillion dollar spending bill that funds the government through September of next year. However it only funds Homeland Security through […]

US House Fails to Pass Temporary Funding Bill

Kate Bommarito Plains Daily 9/21/2011

This afternoon, the US House failed to pass a temporary spending bill that would have authorized the government to continue operating past September 30, when fiscal year 2011 and the current temporary budget end.

The move came as a surprise to GOP House leadership, who claimed just yesterday evening that […]