Urge Congress to SUPPORT the continuation of adequate funding of critical programs that provide resources for the provision of local services and local public infrastructure. These funding programs include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Corps of Engineers funds – Everglades restoration, port & inlet construction & maintenance & beach nourishment
  • Community Development Block Grant program
  • Community Services Block Grant program
  • Social Services Block Grant program
  • Economic Development Administration
  • State Criminal Alien Assistance Program


H.R. 1158 - (Consolidated Appropriations Act) - Vehicle for Four-Bill Fiscal 2020 Minibus Package
Sponsor: Rep. McCaul, Michael T. (TX-10) (R)                      
Latest Action: 12/17/2019 - The House passed the bill with a vote of 280 - 138. The four-bill spending package would fund the Pentagon, Homeland Security, Commerce, Treasury and Justice, as well as the IRS and the National Science Foundation.


H.R. 1865 - (Further Consolidated Appropriations Act) - Vehicle for Eight-Bill Fiscal 2020 Minibus Package
Sponsor: Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. (NJ-9) (D)                                        
Latest Action: 12/17/2019 - This second measure would fund the departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Interior, Labor, State, Agriculture, Transportation, Veterans Affairs, Energy and Housing and Urban Development, as well as water projects, the FDA, congressional operations and military construction projects.