Congress Passes CR to Dec. 20
Posted on November 21, 2019

The Senate passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) today by a vote of 74 to 20. The House passed this CR on Tuesday by a vote of 231 to 192. President Trump is expected to sign the CR, avoiding a...
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HHS Releases 2020 LIHEAP Funds
Posted on November 5, 2019

On Friday, the Office of Community Services (OCS) within the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) announced the release of approximately $3.32 billion of Federal Fiscal Year (FY)...
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Senate Passes Continuing Resolution
Posted on September 26, 2019

Today the Senate passed a Continuing Resolution by an 82-15 vote, averting a shutdown and extending government funding through November 21st. The House passed the Continuing Resolution late last...
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FY 2020 Senate Labor-HHS Appropriations Bill Released
Posted on September 18, 2019

Today the Senate Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee released the text of its FY 2020 appropriations bill. The Labor-HHS bill contains the funding numbers for the Community Services Block Grant...
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Senate FY 2020 WAP Number Released
Posted on September 13, 2019

Yesterday the Senate Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee held a mark up of its appropriations bill and this morning they released the text of the bill. The Senate recommends $300 million for...
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House FY 2020 Weatherization Appropriations
Posted on May 20, 2019

FY 2020 WAP Appropriations Today the House Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee released its draft FY 2020 appropriations bill which contains the funding levels for the Weatherization...
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2020 House CSBG and LIHEAP Appropriations Bill Available
Posted on May 1, 2019

The House Labor-HHS Appropriations subcommittee has released its FY 2020 appropriations bill which contains increased funding amounts for both the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) and the...
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NASCSP Statement on the FY 2020 Budget
Posted on March 18, 2019

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Eric Behna ( , 202-370-3662) (March 18, 2019, Washington, D.C.) - The Trump Administration released additional details for its FY 2020 budget...
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Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Delays in WAP & SEP Funding
Posted on January 23, 2019

January 23, 2019 (Washington, D.C.)– U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Susan Collins (R-ME), Chris Coons (D-DE), and Jack Reed (D-RI) have reintroduced the Investing in State Energy Act. The...
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2019 Funding Bill Heads to President's Desk
Posted on September 27, 2018

The House has just passed the minibus package containing the Labor-HHS and Defense appropriations bills by a vote of 361 to 61. The package also includes a continuing resolution, which avoids a...
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