House Ag Appropriations Subcommittee Approves Fiscal Year 2018 Bill | TheFencePost.com
House Ag Appropriations Subcommittee approves fiscal year 2018 bill | TheFencePost.com
The House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee today approved the fiscal year 2018 Agriculture and related agencies appropriations bill by voice vote after some dissenting statements from Democrats.
House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Robert Aderholt, R-Ala., told reporters afterward that he is optimistic about getting approval from the full House Appropriations Committee after the July 4 recess, but even he has acknowledged that it will be hard to bring the Ag bill and other appropriations bills individually to the House floor.
On May 25, Politico reported that House leaders are already talking about the need for a continuing resolution when the fiscal year ends on …