Congress is officially on recess, and aside from the one-day special session that the House held, Representatives and Senators are back in their homes states for the next six weeks. While some major legislation was deliberated and passed in the last session, where do the House and Senate stand on appropriations? Ian Swanson, News Editor of The Hill, joined the Federal Drive with a look over their efforts so far, and looked ahead to what they face when they return.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-9 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.