U.S. House passes $40 billion Ukraine aid package with broad bipartisan support

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By: - May 11, 2022 9:53 am

Demonstrators gathered at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, March 27, 2022, as part of a national day of action. They called for more efforts by the United States and other nations globally to stop the Russian invasion of Ukraine, which began in February. (Photo by Marisa Demarco / Source New Mexico)

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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.