The End Shutdowns Act and More from the e-Bulletin

With the threat of another government shutdown looming, legislation was introduced that would trigger an automatic continuing resolution if appropriations bills are not passed by the Oct. 1 start of each fiscal year.

The End Shutdowns Act, introduced by Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.), would also prevent the Senate from moving forward with non-emergency legislation until Congress reaches a long-term spending agreement.

Read this and more from this week’s NTEU e-Bulletin, including what enrollees in the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) need to know about upcoming premium hikes.