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VA gets big funding increase in final fiscal 2021 budget deal

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The Department of Veterans Affairs will see nearly a 12 percent increase in total funding under the full-year spending deal approved by Congress on Monday, another significant financial boost for a department that has seen steady growth over the last two decades. Under the budget measure approved by Congress in last-minute legislative work, the fiscal […]

VA gets big funding increase in final fiscal 2021 budget deal

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The Department of Veterans Affairs will see nearly a 12 percent increase in total funding under the full-year spending deal approved by Congress on Monday, another significant financial boost for a department that has seen steady growth over the last two decades. Under the budget measure approved by Congress in last-minute legislative work, the fiscal […]

Feds’ pay increase doesn’t make House-passed funding

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Update: July 31, 2:30 p.m. The House passed fiscal year 2021 appropriations legislation Friday that did not include provisions for a federal pay raise next year, a House Democrat’s aide confirmed to Federal Times. The bill, passed on exclusively Democrat votes, combines six of the traditional appropriations bills into one minibus, and does include a […]

Feds’ pay increase left out of government funding bill

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General funding legislation for the 2021 fiscal year will be considered by the full House Committee on Appropriations without provisions for a federal employee pay increase. The Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government voted to favorably report the bill that makes funding provisions for financial services and the general government to the full committee […]