House FY2015 Commerce-Justice-Science Appropriations Bill Expected on House Floor the Week of May 26; EDA Funding Amendments Likely

Posted on: May 16th, 2014 by NADO Admin

The House of Representatives will likely consider the fiscal year (FY) 2015 Commerce-Justice-Science (CJS) Appropriations bill on the House floor the week of May 26. The CJS bill includes funding for the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA). In previous years, there have been attempts to cut or eliminate funding for EDA through amendments to the CJS bill on the House floor and it is likely there will be similar efforts this year.

NADO legislative staff held a webinar on the status of FY2015 funding for EDA on May 14. This webinar provided information on EDA program funding levels in the House FY2015 CJS Appropriations bill as well as important information on possible House floor amendments impacting EDA funding and advocacy tips for reaching out to your member(s) of Congress. Click here to view a recording of the webinar.


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