Today In Washington
June 13, 2018
Source: Jennifer White - Director, Government Relations
Appropriations Watch – The House Appropriations Committee is scheduled to mark up the FY19 Defense andFinancial Services and General Government (FSGG) appropriations bills today beginning at noon. View the FSGG Committee Report here. Watch the mark up here.
NDAA Watch – The Senate resumes consideration of the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act. Senators Rand Paul (R-KY) and Mike Lee (R-UT) are seeking to block any further amendments until they are allowed a vote on a provision that would prohibit indefinite detention of U.S. citizens.
- Today @ 11 AM: House Small Business Committee, The Impact of Category Management on the Small Business Industrial Base, Rayburn 2360. Shirley Bailey of the HUBZone Contractors National Council testifying.
- Today @ 12 PM: House Appropriations Committee, Mark Up of FY19 Defense, Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bills, TBD.
- Thursday, June 14 @ 10 AM: Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, Update from the Comptroller of the Currency, Dirksen 538.
- Thursday, June 14 @ 10 AM: House Small Business Committee, Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access, Shrinking the Skills Gap: Solutions to the Small Business Workforce Shortage, Rayburn 2360.
August 2, 2018
Today in Washington -
Appropriations Watch – The Senate passed a minibus appropriations bill that contains Interior-Environment, Transportation-HUD, Financial Services and Agriculture-FDA FY19 funding measures by a vote of 92-6.