Advocacy/Legislative Update 9.4.20

It’s Budget Crunch Time

It’s that time of year…it used to be the time of year when I would report out to you what the DOI/BIA/IHS budgets were going to be for the next fiscal year, but now more often than not it is the time of year to talk about government shutdowns and short term appropriation bills to get us through the rest of the year.  This year, lucky us, the House and Senate are entrenched in the regular federal budget struggle with a sprinkling of coronavirus stimulus on the top!  Story here.  And another here.

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