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Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

1 month ago   |   By WBALTV

After months of shadowboxing amid a tense and volatile campaign, Capitol Hill's main players are returning for one final, perhaps futile, attempt at deal-making on a challenging menu of year-end business.
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Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - After months of shadowboxing amid a tense and toxic campaign, Capitol Hill's main players are returning for one final, perhaps futile, attempt at deal-making on a challenging menu of year-end business.
COVID-19 relief, a $1.4 trillion catchall spending package, and defense policy - and a final burst of judicial nominees - dominate a truncated two- or three-week session occurring as the coronavirus pandemic rockets out of control in President Donald Trump's final weeks in office.
The only absolute must-do business is preventing a government shutdown when a temporary spending...
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