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Debt ceiling debate may turn ugly

Democrats are urging Republicans not to jeopardize the economy. Republicans have said any bill to raise the debt limit must be paired with significant spending cuts. The Hill's Erik Wasson says they're all getting edgy.

Tags: Federal Drive , Congress , debt ceiling , The Hill ,

Wednesday - 04/13/2011, 10:31am EDT
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Shutdown fudge factor may come into play

Seventy two hours or bust? If push really comes to shove, The Hill's Erik Wasson tells Federal News Radio, the House's 72 hour rule could be waived and even a 24 hour CR is seen as better than a shutdown.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , continuing resolution , shutdown , furlough , The Hill , Suzanne Kubota

Monday - 04/04/2011, 10:08am EDT
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Have we seen the last of the budget stopgap measures?

Does Congress have another stopgap measure left in it? Can the federal workforce weather one more as well? We ask The Hill's Erik Wasson.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , shutdown , stopgap funding bill , CR , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 03/17/2011, 10:31am EDT
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Continuing resolutions may become a way of life

Republicans and Democrats in Congress have been debating a short-term funding plan for weeks but are still far apart. Looking to avert a government shutdown this week, Congress is expected to approve a three-week stopgap measure this week to buy more time for negotiations on a longer-term bill, which may never come. The Hill's Erik Wasson explains why the CRs could continue until FY 2012.

Tags: Federal Drive , Congress , budget , shutdown , continuing resolution , Suzanne Kubota , FY 2011 budget

Monday - 03/14/2011, 09:28am EDT
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Shutdown reprieve: what's next?

A government shutdown appears to be averted... for now. The Hill's Erik Wasson tells us what's next.

Tags: Federal Drive , Congress , shutdown , budget , The Hill

Wednesday - 03/02/2011, 10:31am EST
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Two week, short-term funding bill likely to pass Congress

With only a week left before federal spending authority runs out, both parties have sought to preemptively blame the other if a shutdown does occur. The Hill's Erik Wasson explains what's next.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , continuing resolution , shutdown , The Hill , Suzanne Kubota

Monday - 02/28/2011, 08:08am EST
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Cuts at the heart of shutdown debate

Erik Wasson, staff writer for The Hill, joins us with the latest in the budget back and forth.

Tags: Federal Drive , budget , The Hill , shutdown

Wednesday - 02/23/2011, 10:31am EST
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FY 2012 budget countdown continues

Congress must pass another funding measure to keep the government operating past March 4. House Republicans are calling for big cuts to current spending levels. This as President Obama gets set to release his 2012 budget request February 14. We get the latest from the Hill's Erik Wasson.

Tags: Federal Drive , continuing resolution , Congress , The Hill , FY 2012 budget

Wednesday - 02/09/2011, 10:31am EST
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With the new CR now in place, what's next?

Erik Wasson, staff writer for The Hill, joins the Federal Drive with the latest information

Tags: Federal Drive , continuing resolution , Congress , The Hill ,

Wednesday - 12/22/2010, 10:31am EST
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Senate expected to pass latest CR Tuesday

The Senate is set to vote on another continuing resolution today. This one would last until March 2011.Erik Wasson, staff writer at The Hill has more information.

Tags: Federal Drive , Congress , Senate , continuing resolution , The Hill ,

Tuesday - 12/21/2010, 09:08am EST
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