Lawmakers Reach $1.2 Trillion Budget Deal; Defense Gets $593 Billion

Credit: Apache: U.S. Army

House and Senate appropriators unveiled a $1.2 trillion omnibus spending bill on May 1 to fund the government through the end of the fiscal year, including $593 billion for the military. After funding the government at 2016 levels for the first half of the fiscal year, Congress is poised to vote on...

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