Congress must pass a clean spending bill

Congress is finally back in town, and they’ve got plenty of unfinished homework that has piled up since July. Lawmakers will likely need to pass a continuing resolution by Sept. 30 to avert yet another government shutdown. They will also have to figure out how to deal with continued sky-high unemployment claims.

Posted 9/15/20

Meanwhile, the House and Senate must reconcile a mammoth, $741 billion Defense bill. But with the national credit card maxed out at nearly $27 trillion, lawmakers will need to work together and pass …

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