Political and Legislative

House Braces for Looming Fight Over Ukraine Aid Amid Other Funding Priorities

The battle over funding for Ukraine is set to heat up in the House, as the chamber races to approve funding bills.

The money wasn’t included in a short-term government funding bill that averted a shutdown over the weekend, and some House Republicans are already warning about the looming fight.

“There are a lot of us that care deeply about this, and it’s a hill we’re willing to die on,” Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) told The Hill on Saturday, shortly after the House passed legislation to keep the government funded through mid-November. “It’s an existential threat to global security. We believe that.”

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