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07.12.17

Murkowski Chairs Review of Indian Health Service Budget Request, Pressures Agency to Improve Services

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, today led a subcommittee review of the FY2018 budget request for the Indian Health Service.

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07.06.17

Schedule for the Week of July 10, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The following is the schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of July 10, 2017.

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06.29.17

Lankford Highlights Seriousness of U.S. Capitol Police, Sergeant at Arms Missions at Hearing on FY18 Budget Requests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget requests for the Senate Sergeant at Arms and the U.S. Capitol Police.

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06.29.17

Shelby Aims for Appropriate Funding Balance to Support Overall NASA Portfolio

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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06.28.17

Alexander Stresses Importance of Sufficient Funding for Army Corps & Bureau of Rec Projects

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, today conducted a hearing to review the FY2018 budget requests for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation.

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06.27.17

Blunt Seeks to Identify Labor Department Priorities during Examination of FY18 Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Department of Labor.

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06.27.17

In FY18 EPA Budget Review, Murkowski Agrees with Agency Refocus on Core Mission

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the Environmental Protection Agency.

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06.27.17

Capito Chairs Hearing on FY18 SEC & CFTC Budget Requests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government (FSGG), today lead a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2018 budget requests for the U.S. Security Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

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06.22.17

Hearing Schedule for the Week of June 26, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The following is the hearing schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of June 26, 2017. 

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06.22.17

Blunt Leads Subcommittee Critique of FY2018 Budget Plan for NIH

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to critique the FY2018 budget request for the National Institutes of Health.

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06.21.17

Moran Leads Hearing to Review FY2018 Budget for Veterans Affairs Dept.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, today led a subcommittee review of the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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06.21.17

Lankford Chairs Legislative Branch Hearing on CBO & GAO Budget Requests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget requests for the Congressional Budget Office and the Government Accountability Office.

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06.21.17

Murkowski Chairs Hearing to Review FY18 Interior Dept. Budget Request

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Department of the Interior.

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06.20.17

Capito Pushes Rural Broadband Access at Hearing to Assess FY18 FCC Budget Request

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, today lead a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the Federal Communications Commission.

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06.20.17

Hoeven Chairs Hearing to Review FY18 FDA Budget Request, Priorities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Hoeven (R-N.D.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the Food and Drug Administration.

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06.15.17

Hearing Schedule for the Week of June 19, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The following is the hearing schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of June 19, 2017. 

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06.15.17

Blunt Chairs Hearing on FY18 Budget Request for Health & Human Services Dept.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, today chaired a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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06.14.17

Alexander Hearing Reviews the FY18 Budget Request for the National Nuclear Security Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, today conducted a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA).

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06.13.17

Shelby Opens Review of FY18 Justice Department Budget Priorities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, today chaired a hearing to review the FY2018 budget request for the U.S. Department of Justice.

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06.08.17

Hearing Schedule for the Week of June 12, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The following is the hearing schedule for the Senate Committee on Appropriations for the week of June 12, 2017.

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