Government Shutdown Looming: Is Ukraine Aid the Real Culprit?

As Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky visits Capitol Hill, the issue of aid to Ukraine remains a contentious topic. Kevin McCarthy, the House Minority Leader, has been unsuccessful in advancing a bill to fund the Defense Department for the second time. This failure keeps the U.S. government on track for a potential shutdown on October 1. … Read more

Biden White House Advances Ongoing Plan for Extended Ukraine Aid Because of Republican Opposition.

The Biden administration is worried that Republican candidates and Donald Trump may reduce aid to Ukraine if they win the election. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the Biden administration is actively working on establishing a lasting agreement to provide Ukraine aid in collaboration with European allies. The aim of this effort … Read more