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Signing Ceremony for a Bill Appropriating Funds for Energy and Water, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and the Legislative Branch
Today, President Trump will sign an appropriations package that provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal agencies.
This package includes 3 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills:
· the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019;
· the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2019; and
· the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019
· $44.6 billion for the Department of Energy, and $4.8 billion for the Legislative Branch
This bill provides $97.1 billion for Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, $44.6 billion for the Department, and also includes funding for the VA MISSION Act, an important piece of legislation the President signed to transform the VA into a high-performing and integrated healthcare system, and provide our nation’s heroes with more choice in their healthcare options.