U.S. to lend and lease military supplies to Ukraine under bill cleared by Congress

Just 10 members of the House voted against the plan, modeled on a WWII program to send equipment to the allies

By: - April 29, 2022 4:03 am

A residential building damaged by a missile on February 25, 2022 in Kyiv, Ukraine. U.S. lawmakers are backing a plan to lend and lease military equipment to Ukraine as it resists the Russian invasion. (Photo by Pierre Crom / Getty Images)

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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.