President Signs Spending Package

10/03/2018 - President Trump has signed the Labor-HHS/Defense/CR minibus spending package. The bill includes a continuing resolution through December 7 for seven unfinished spending bills: Agriculture-FDA; Commerce-Justice-Science; Financial Services; Homeland Security; Interior-Environment; State and Foreign Operations; and Transportation-HUD.

The Labor-HHS/Defense/CR bill includes increased funding for health-related agencies that house nutrition programs including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Prevention and Public Health Fund and the Administration on Community Living.