A few items to note from this week’s 2017 budget appropriations bill

by Melanie Anderson   •  

On Monday, Congress released a $1.16 trillion
FY (fiscal year) 2017 Omnibus appropriations bill, which includes the 11 unfinished FY 2017 appropriations bills, funding the government through the remainder of the current fiscal year which runs through September 30.

Of note to Opportunity Nation Coalition members and our community:

The House voted on the legislation today and the Senate vote is expected to follow by the end of the week. The current continuing resolution (CR) expires this Friday, May 5.

Melanie Anderson Melanie Anderson is the Director of Government and External Affairs at Opportunity Nation. She directs the campaign’s government relations and policy efforts. Read Melanie's bio.

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