We received this from the National Priorities Project that serves as an educational venue to provide views on the US Federal Budget. For this edition of "View of the Week" we want to feature this here for reference:
Homeland Security Shutdown Averted
After a last-minute extension to the Department of Homeland Security budget gave Congressone additional week to resolve their differences, a bill to fund DHS through the end of this fiscal year was passed. Although the immediate shutdown threat was averted, the down-to-the-wire nature of this debate bodes ominously for coming budget deadlines.
Webinar: Understanding President Obama's 2016 Budget
If you missed our webinar explaining the president's budget proposal, it's not too late! You can still listen to the webinar and download the slides at your convenience. We'll be offering more webinars this spring, so stay tuned.