PBS NewsHour

These omnibus sticking points are making lawmakers scramble

Clip: 03/20/2018 | 7m 4s | Video has closed captioning.

Congress is negotiating a $1.3 trillion government spending bill before a Friday deadline, but a local transportation project in New York and New Jersey has become a major sticking point. Special correspondent David Cruz of NJTV reports, then Lisa Desjardins joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss what’s in the bill now and what outstanding issues must be resolved.

Aired: 03/20/18

Rating: NR

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