Tag Archives: Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill

House Passes $22B FY 2017 Financial Services, General Govt Funding Bill

House members voted Thursday to pass the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill that would provide $21.7 billion to finance the operations of the Treasury Department, Judiciary, Small Business Administration and Securities and Exchange Commission for fiscal 2017. The House Appropriations Committee said Thursday the funds are $1.5 billion less than the fiscal 2016 enacted level …

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Senate’s 2015 FSGG Spending Bill Contains Federal IT Initiatives

The Senate’s Financial Services and General Government appropriations bill for fiscal year 2015 contains initiatives designed to help agencies procure and utilize information technology, FCW reported Monday. Alan Balutis, a senior director at Cisco, writes that one provision would give federal chief information officers authority to decide on IT spending …

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Senate Bill Allocates $251M for DHS’ St. Elizabeths HQ Project

The Senate has earmarked a $250.5 million fund to support construction work on the Department of Homeland Security‘s centralized headquarters at St. Elizabeths in Washington, The Washington Business Journal reported Friday. Daniel Sernovitz writes the budget allocation for DHS’ Southeast Washington HQ is included in the chamber’s 2015 Financial Services …

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