Measure would buy lawmakers two more weeks to negotiate funding levels for the rest of the fiscal year, possibly avoiding a government shutdown.
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If the broader government closes up shop, some self-funded agencies will be immune to the effects.
Review of internal e-mails in response to Sen. Inhofe’s charges finds no evidence that federal scientists manipulated data or bypassed peer review.
Short-term measure will contain about $4 billion in spending decreases and will merge cuts the House passed last week and several Obama has proposed.
Mindy Connolly has been a policy analyst at the Office of Federal Procurement Policy.
Panel recommends more oversight and additional resources to restore government capacity.
Lucrative deal caps years of controversy, is likely to ignite further fights on Capitol Hill.
Letter to president calls for Interior to speed up approval of more deep-water drilling.
Rolling Stone magazine article alleges manipulation of lamwakers.
Both sides portray other as unyielding, though leaders say compromise on spending is possible.