NJ Spotlight News

As crucial deadline looms, Congress stalled on spending

Clip: 09/24/2021 | 3m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

As congressional lawmakers remain locked over a new appropriations bill, the White House late Thursday began telling federal agencies to prepare for the first government shutdown of the COVID-19 pandemic. With a Sept. 30 deadline looming for passage of an appropriations bill before government funding lapses, President Biden this week held meetings with members of Congress.

Aired: 09/24/21

Rating: NR

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