Monthly Archives: June 2015

THUD Moving to House Floor- Veto Threat, Bigger Spending Fight Looms

The House will begin consideration of its FY 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) spending bill today.  Notwithstanding the cuts and obvious problems with the THUD bill, NAHRO is keeping its focus on a larger conversation about the irresponsibly low spending cap that is likely to derail the entire budget and appropriations process. Ultimately, the goal is to get another deal to raise spending caps like the Murray-Ryan deal that was reached in 2013.  We are maintaining our messaging to fit that strategy.

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