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Federal government shutdown complicates the legislative process. University of Maryland Eastern Shore hopes for funding parity in final product.

In Maryland, 123,000 people who rely on the WIC program could be at risk of losing funds to purchase select food and receive vouchers for vegetables and fruit.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities estimated that raising the age to 55, as Republicans wanted, would have put food assistance in jeopardy for roughly 1 million adults without dependents.

Republicans’ proposed spending cuts, according to Cabinet secretaries and agency heads, could impact dozens of federal programs and quality of life for many Americans.

Rep. Harris compares budget plan to April Fool’s Day joke, while Md. Democrats praise the president’s spending priorities.

U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy on Monday said the greatest threat to the nation’s future is the rising national debt, though he gave few…

Delay or failure put U.S. credit rating, economy at stake.

McCarthy’s strings could tangle budget deliberations, tie spending.

The U.S. House adopted rules for the 118th Congress on Monday, though several of the concessions Speaker Kevin McCarthy made with more conservative members…

‘Ours is not a system of justice where foot soldiers go to jail and the masterminds and ringleaders get a pass,’ Raskin says.