December 2, 2021
D.C. News
  • House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro announced Thursday morning that House Democrats have agreed to move forward with a continuing resolution that would keep the government funded through February 18. However, Republicans in the House and the Senate have signaled that they want to delay passage of a spending bill over objections to the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates for workers. The conservative House Freedom Caucus sent a letter to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell Wednesday urging him to slow down the process in the Senate. (Articles here, here, and here)