FY2018 Omnibus – Analysis

Rolling AnalysisFY2018 Omnibus – AnalysisThe Omnibus funds the government. Find out what's in it.

Budget & Tax,  | Quick Take
Mar 19, 2018  | 2 min read | Print Article

The Omnibus is the bill that will actually fund the government. At roughly $1.3 trillion, the FY2018 Omnibus is one of the biggest increases to federal spending in years.

Where exactly is the money going? Where are the increases and decreases in spending? What’s warranted? What’s wasteful? Where are your taxpayer dollars and cents going in all the pages of details?

House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1625 (Rules Committee Print 115-66—Showing the text of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018.)

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March 21, 2018

{title}10:00 pm – Omnibus FY2018 Is Here

March 22, 2018

{title}10:00 am – Free Public Access To Congressional Research Service Reports

10:42 am – Sugar Pill Of A Wall

11:40 am – Pecans Get A Bigger Slice Of The Spending Pie

{title}11:45 am – The Omnibus Is Even Bigger Than You Thought

{title}12:15 pm – Corps of Engineers Hit Jackpot

1:12 pm – New Pentagon Spending Cap is Bigger than Abe Lincoln’s Stovepipe

{title}2:50 pm – Straighten Up And Fly Right

4:50 pm – Enraptured w/ Carbon Capture

5:00 pm – The Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP) Gets Capped

5:15 pm – Pentagon From Zero to Hero

5:20 pm – Rural Energy for America Program – REAPing the benefits

March 23, 2018

{title}11:40 am – National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Extension Shortened

12:25 pm – Congress Eyeing the Elusive MOX Elimination

1:21 pm – Buy American, buy often!

1:34 pm – There’ll be None of That!

March 27, 2018

1:17 pm – The Pentagon Can’t Spend its Cash Fast Enough

Tax Deja Vu All Over Again

2:24 pm – F-35s for Everyone!

3:39 am – Pilot Program Planting Potential Payments