Next battle in Congress over Ukraine aid, as Biden presses House speaker for vote

McCarthy didn’t commit to putting aid for Ukraine on the floor in the next 45 days

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House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., speaks with members of the media in the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 30 in Washington, D.C. (Nathan Howard/Getty Images) (This image cannot be republished without a subscription to Getty.)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.