Last night Washington released the 2017 omnibus appropriations bill. Although this bill needs to be voted on by the House and signed by the president there is optimism and agreement from the parties.

Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen made the following statement on the legislation: “This package of the remaining Appropriations bills is the result of over a year’s worth of careful and dedicated efforts to closely examine federal programs to make the best possible use of every tax dollar.

See the link: https://nahroblog.org/2017/05/01/fy2017-omnibus-spending-bill-agreement/