Lawmakers might be able to clear a measure responding to the heroin crisis, but deals are not expected on spending bills and other items of business.
“We will match them dollar for dollar,” Ken McKay said.
The spending comes as Republican leaders have questioned or denied the established science of human-caused climate change.
Senate Democrats blocked a spending bill that includes $1.1 billion to combat the Zika virus—saying the measure unreasonably excludes women’s health providers such as Planned Parenthood from money for a public health crisis that affects pregnant women.
Donald Trump said Tuesday that he had no problems with spending his own money on the presidential campaign – and he dismissed the fundraising gap with Hillary Clinton because she was getting the money from the Wall Street guys and all the special interests. As far as I’m…
The Trump campaign schedule is being driven by fund-raising needs, diverting his attention from states where Hillary Clinton is spending her time.
Washington did not complain when Beijing’s spending helped global growth, a Chinese official said, adding that the impact of closing factories was hard to estimate.