Congress returns from 2-week break with Ukraine aid still stalled

[ad_1] Congress returns from 2-week break with Ukraine aid still stalled – CBS News Watch CBS News Lawmakers returned to Capitol Hill on Monday after a two-week-long break with several priorities left to address, including aid to Ukraine. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion unpacks the number of issues Congress hopes to tackle. Be the … Read more

Mayorkas denounces Gov. Abbott’s efforts to fortify border with razor wire, says migrants “easily cutting” barriers

[ad_1] Washington — Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Friday denounced Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s effort to fortify stretches of the southern border with razor and concertina wire as ineffective, saying migrants are “easily cutting” the barriers. “We do not consider concertina wire to be effective. It impairs Customs and Border Protection’s ability to do its … Read more

Partial government shutdown deadline less than a week away

[ad_1] Partial government shutdown deadline less than a week away – CBS News Watch CBS News President Biden will meet with congressional leaders Tuesday as another partial shutdown looms if no deal to fund the government takes shape. CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane reports from Capitol Hill. Be the first to know Get browser … Read more