October 1, 2021
D.C. News
  • President Joe Biden signed a continuing resolution to keep the government funded through December 3. The bill, which cleared the House by a vote of 254-175 and the Senate by a vote of 65-35, gives lawmakers and the White House nine more weeks to reach agreement on spending levels and negotiate a dozen fiscal 2022 appropriations bills. Meanwhile, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi delayed a vote on a major infrastructure bill as Democratic centrists and progressives remain at odds over social spending. (Press release here; Articles here, here, here, here, here, here, and here)