R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • With appropriations committees in both chambers passing their FY 2016 Interior and Environment spending bills in recent weeks, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has again become a focus of controversy, as Congressional Republicans have sought to cut the agency’s funding and limit its...
  • On Thursday, June 18, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted to approve the FY 2016 Homeland Security Appropriations bill ( S. 1619 ) by a 26-4 vote, sending the bill to the Senate floor (House appropriators have not yet introduced their own version of the bill). There were generally few changes...
  • We’re now two months into the appropriations cycle for the 2016 fiscal year, and there haven’t been too many surprises so far. Here are a few items worth mulling. Sequestration-Level Caps Appear to Be Doing Their Job Typically, aggregate R&D spending overall doesn’t tend to change much as a...
  • Last week was a busy one for FY 2016 Department of Defense (DOD) appropriations, as the House approved its appropriations bill ( H.R. 2685 , 278-149 vote ) the same day the Senate Appropriations Committee approved its own version on a voice vote ( S. 1558 ); the Senate is also grappling with the...
  • BILL: FY 2016 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations ( H.R. 2577 ) House Status : Passed June 9 ( Vote: 216-210 ) | Senate Status : Not Yet Introduced Download Full Funding Table Yesterday the House passed the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related...
  • On June 3, legislators on the House floor passed the FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS) appropriations bill with relatively limited change to the funding levels recommended by the Appropriations Committee two weeks ago . The CJS bill, which passed by a 242-183 vote ,...
  • Today the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2016 Defense appropriations bill on a voice vote, sending it to the House floor. In terms of overall spending, the bill grants $579 billion to the Department of Defense (DOD), only about $1 billion above the President's request. But the bill...
  • Yesterday, hours before the House passed a directly relevant America COMPETES reauthorization bill , the House Appropriations Committee passed on a voice vote the FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (CJS) appropriations bill. The bill ( PDF ) provides funding for key agencies...