Omnibus

Reid Warns GOP on Holding to Budget Agreement

Minority Leader Harry Reid said at his weekly press conference Tuesday that Senate Democrats would cooperate on the appropriations process if Republicans stick to the budget deal numbers and avoid riders.

Praise, Criticism for GOP as Obama Wraps 2015
 

Senate Passes Omnibus
 

Reid: ‘Mitch McConnell and I Are Friends’
 

House Passes Omnibus
 

Dec. 17, 2015 House GOP Leadership Press Conference
 

Ryan: House Will Pass All 12 Spending Bills in 2016
 

Speaker Paul D. Ryan said Thursday he intends to have the House pass 12 appropriations bill through regular order next year. He expressed his distaste for the recent process of appropriating spending through overstuffed bills.

House Aims to Defund Planned Parenthood in Reconciliation Bill
 

When asked why legislation to defund Planned Parenthood was not included in the omnibus, Speaker Paul D. Ryan said Thursday that that will be accomplished through a reconciliation bill in January of 2016.