United States Senate Committee on Appropriations

May 9, 2008 - 7:14 AM
Early last month President Bush departed for a month-long hiatus in Texas and just about the same time Congress opted to take its August recess.
Jan 15, 2008 - 6:41 AM
The 108th Congress opened for business the first week in January with a few changes of note.
Dec 28, 2007 - 7:59 AM
•  Congress enjoyed a recess for the Thanksgiving holiday period, but not all members of the Senate availed themselves of the break.
Dec 19, 2007 - 11:52 AM
• With many eyes focused on the Presidential election date, both houses of Congress worked diligently on such agenda items as tax cuts, disaster relief, co
Nov 26, 2007 - 11:52 AM
When Congress returned from its August recess, both houses set about to debate what to do about the declining budget surplus and what to do about spending.
Nov 26, 2007 - 11:47 AM
Helicopter Association International (HAI) president Roy Resavage has written to members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees to press for an
Nov 6, 2007 - 3:19 AM
• By a vote of 404 to 14, the House of Representatives passed a stopgap funding bill that would keep government agencies running until November 16.
Oct 10, 2007 - 10:59 AM
• Even though the Senate and the House of Representatives did not sit in session during August, a multitude of committee and subcommittee meetings convened
Oct 9, 2007 - 9:09 AM
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised its estimates of budget deficits.
Sep 27, 2007 - 5:38 AM
Lawmakers had much to think about when they returned from their summer break at the end of August.