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Government Shutdown Averted

​The Senate tonight voted to pass a Continuing Resolution (CR) funding the federal government through April 28, 2017, and the President is expected to sign it into law, averting a government shutdown when current funding runs out at midnight tonight. 21 more words


FY 2017 Funding and Possible Government Shutdown

Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) that would fund the federal government through April 28, 2017, by a vote of 326 to 96. 82 more words


2017 Pay Raise

NTEU has long advocated that the President’s proposal of a 1.6% average pay increase for federal employees in 2017 was inadequate. We strongly supported legislation that would have provided federal employees with a 5.3% increase, but that was not voted on in either the House or Senate. 235 more words


Legislative Update

Please see the following message from Hunter Moorhead, NASCOE Legislative Consultant. We will continue to keep you updated as things in the legislative arena develop. 358 more words


Congressional Action on Continuing Resolution for Fiscal Year 2017

Congressional leaders released language last night for a short-term Continuing Resolution (CR) that will avert a government shutdown at midnight on Friday when current agency appropriations are set to lapse. 203 more words


Constituent and Legislative Affairs Internship

We invite you to join a dedicated and enthusiastic team at NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration where you will gain invaluable resume-building experience and an insider’s perspective from the nation’s leader in ocean conservation and management. 624 more words


Industry Asks for H-2B Visa Program Support

Urgent Efforts Continue To Reinstate H-2B VISA Returning Worker Exemption

Contact: Joe Bacigalupo, NTRA Federal Legislative Affairs, (859) 422-2677, joeb@NTRA.com

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