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Important Upcoming Dates on Capital Hill with the Fiscal Cliff Package

With the fiscal cliff package passing on New Year’s Day, some key deadlines and dates shifted. Below are important dates for the next three months on Capitol Hill. Check back here as these dates get closer for information on the President’s budget, the continuing resolution (CR) expiration and everything in between!

Important Upcoming Dates

  • Inauguration: January 21
  • State of the Union: January 29 (tentative)
  • January 31: Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner plans to leave the Administration by end of the month
  • President’s statutory deadline to submit budget to Congress: February 4
  • U.S. defaults on debt obligations: estimated end of February/early March
  • Sequestration takes effect: March 1
  • Current CR (continuing resolution) expires: March 27
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Senior Government Relations Manager

Hilary M. Hansen is a senior government relations manager in the Washington, D.C., office.  She focuses her practice on grassroots and advocacy outreach, with an emphasis on assisting nonprofits and associations.  Hilary has worked with nonprofit patient advocacy groups and private and nonprofit health systems to draft and implement legislative strategies, particularly related to appropriations and Medicare-related legislation.  She has designed advocacy capacity building strategic plans for organizations that include Capitol Hill days, coalition building and...