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“It’s pretty sad if you ask me,” Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii said when asked about the West Virginia senator's outline of a $1.5 trillion reconciliation bill.
Democrats could make debt limit standoffs a thing of the past — if they wanted to.
Voters overall don't seem fazed by the cost, and it's not clear how much, if at all, even hostile Republican voters care about the price tag.
U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem dedicated its courtyard to him days before Kushner Cos. revealed it would sell $100 million in bonds on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
After criticizing the government funding and emergency coronavirus relief as wasteful and inadequate, the president ended up signing it.
Seven of the entities — which pulled in a total of $2.5 million in taxpayer funds — are listed as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center, NBC News revealed.
The move averted the possibility of a government shutdown when the new fiscal year starts Thursday.
Government funds were spent on Susan Pompeo's trip during the government shutdown while staffers accommodating her were unpaid.
A three-week session ended with no new bills passed to deal with the crisis that has caused nearly 100,000 deaths in the U.S.
But the private school the Treasury secretary's children attend is also collecting a public handout as part of the Trump administration's stimulus package.