Sen. Schumer Says Ukraine Aid Will Be Included in Omnibus Bill – News From


While more oversight could increase accountability for the tens of billions being sent to Ukraine, it could also be used to justify more US involvement in the war.

More oversight? How about any oversight. The Pentagram doesn’t do oversight.

by Dave DeCamp

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said Tuesday that more funding for Ukrainewould be included in an upcoming omnibus spending billthat Congress is looking to pass before the end of the year.

Congressional negotiators have been at odds over the final numbers of the spending bill, but Schumer said that he expects a deal will be reached soon. The White House has asked Congressto authorize $37.7 billion in Ukraine aid, which would bring total US spending on the war to about $105 billion.

Congress could authorize more funding for Ukraine than Biden requested,as they did before, but at this point, it’s…

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