United States Senate Committee on Appropriations

Mar 8, 2007 - 12:09 PM
• After the November elections, House Democrats vowed to pass the “Six for ’06” bills (minimum wages, stem cell research, energy and so on) in the first 10
Feb 8, 2007 - 4:53 AM
• So, President George W.
Jan 29, 2007 - 10:03 AM
Having missed the October 1 deadline for funding nine of the 13 government agencies that had been neglected, a lame-duck Congress made up for that lack of
Jan 25, 2007 - 4:20 AM
The 110th Congress opened for business on January 4, with the Democrats in control of the Senate and the House of Representatives.
Dec 18, 2006 - 11:17 AM
• Congress took a three-week break on November 16 to allow lawmakers to ponder the results of the election.
Dec 11, 2006 - 6:14 AM
• Election Day results delivered a knockout blow to Republican hopes of retaining the majority in the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Nov 9, 2006 - 8:35 AM
• Congress closed up shop on September 29, and November 13 was set as the date for what might be a lame-duck Congress to reconvene.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:03 AM
• When Congress returned from its summer sojourn, lawmakers had 15 workdays scheduled for September.
Oct 5, 2006 - 11:04 AM
• The House of Representatives approved appropriations for Fiscal Year 2006 for the Department of Transportation.
Sep 26, 2006 - 8:19 AM
Before leaving for Congress’s December break the Senate approved a $39.7 billion, five-year deficit reduction bill by a vote of 51 to 50.
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