House of Representatives readies yet another TRILLION DOLLAR spending bill for next week
One thing we know is that this extra money is not coming from taxes.
H.R. 7617 totals $1.367 trillion in discretionary funding and consists of seven FY 2021 appropriations bills: Commerce-Justice-Science, Defense, Energy and Water Development, Financial Service and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor-HHS-Education, and Transportation-Housing and Urban Development.
In total, the package provides:
$661.4 billion in base defense funding;
$420.1 billion in base nondefense funding;
$68.7 billion for defense Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO);
$5.2 billion for nondefense disaster relief activities;
$1.9 billion for nondefense program integrity initiatives; and
$206.7 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations.
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