Budget Matters Blog

Category: Budget Process


Few Days Remain for Congress to Pass a 2016 Budget

Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill today from an August recess with very little time left to pass a budget for fiscal yeat 2016.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Mac Thornberry

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Mac Thornberry.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Harry Reid

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Harry Reid.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Chris Van Hollen

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Chris Van Hollen


Federal Budget Players Spotlight:John McCain

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: John McCain. 


Examining Federal Spending by Michigan State University

Most U.S. universities, like states and local governments, receive a good deal of federal grant money each year, especially for research and development purposes. Michigan State University recently pledged to do half of its $400 million per year purchasing budget with women- and minority-owned businesses. 


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Tom Price

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Tom Price.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Mitch McConnell

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Mitch McConnell.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Nancy Pelosi

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process. This week: Nancy Pelosi.


Federal Budget Players Spotlight: Bernie Sanders

NPP spotlights major players in the federal budget process.