Tag Archives: Rodney Frelinghuysen

Bill Calls for Full FY 2018 Defense Funds

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Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-New Jersey), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, has introduced a bill that would fund national defense programs through the end of fiscal year 2018 and keep the government funded until Jan. 19. Frelinghuysen’s office said Wednesday the continuing resolution seeks to prevent a government shutdown when the current temporary …

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Proposed Bill Would Provide Nearly $8B for Hurricane Harvey Response & Recovery

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Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-New Jersey), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, has introduced a bill that would authorize $7.9 billion in emergency funds for Hurricane Harvey response and recovery operations. The proposed legislation includes $7.4 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency‘s Disaster Relief Fund and provides the full amount requested …

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House Appropriations Committee OKs FY 2017 Defense Authorization Bill

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The full House Appropriations Committee has cleared by a voice vote a defense policy bill that would allocate $517.1 billion in discretionary budget and $58.6 billion in overseas contingency operations funds for fiscal year 2017. The committee said Tuesday the proposed FY 2017 defense authorization legislation would direct approximately $16 billion …

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