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By Glenn Gamboa, Associated Press
Lawmakers joined President Biden at the White House Tuesday to celebrate the signing of a $1.5 trillion government funding bill that will provide money for an array of items, most notably the military and aid to Ukraine. But despite this…
By Amna Nawaz, Saher Khan
They now stand to receive just a small fraction of the original amount, perhaps as little as $2 billion in competitive grant funding that could be used for educational programs and infrastructure.
By Piper Hudspeth Blackburn, Annie Ma, Associated Press
Democrats on Wednesday passed a blueprint for a $3.5 trillion bill to expand family, health and environmental programs. It is a massive investment, to be spent on American families and to combat the climate crisis. But it faces a rocky…
The Republicans want to tap unused COVID-19 money to help pay for it. But the White House has panned that approach, saying states and small businesses still need those dollars. Biden prefers raising the corporate tax rate.
By Lisa Mascaro, Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
By Jamey Keaten, Maria Cheng, Associated Press
Nations around the world are reacting with alarm after President Donald Trump announced a halt to the sizable funding the United States sends to the World Health Organization.
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
The House has passed significantly broader election security legislation, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opposes the measure and has discouraged the Senate Rules Committee from acting on a companion bill.
By Lisa Desjardins
Congress needs to reach a spending deal in the next few days to avoid another government shutdown.
By Daniel Bush
Can Congress pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill in 2018?…
By PBS NewsHour
Congress passed a bill to extend funding until December, hours before the deadline for a possible government shutdown. But the sharply divided vote in the House only seems to set up a potentially bigger fight later on. Political director Lisa…
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