Seven North Carolina representatives – a majority of the state’s Republicans in Congress – voted Friday morning against a deal that will provide Hurricane Harvey disaster relief, raise the government’s … Click to Continue »
The House has passed a funding package providing more than $15 billion in disaster aid to communities still cleaning up after Hurricane Harvey. It also funds the government and raises the debt ceiling until December 8. It passed 316...
Florida Republican Reps. Matt Gaetz of Fort Walton Beach and Ted Yoho of Gainesville voted against a $15 billion hurricane relief package on Friday despite calls from South Florida lawmakers … Click to Continue »
Despite a Republican split, the 316-90 vote on Friday will send $15.25 billion to Texas and Louisiana, prevent a government shutdown, and lift the debt ceiling for three months.
The 316-90 roll call Friday by which the House voted to raise the nation's borrowing authority, fund the government through December and provide $15 billion in disaster relief. A "yes" … Click to Continue »