Deal on Farm Assistance and Nutrition Funding Allows Continuing Resolution to Pass the House, Next to the Senate

Deal on Farm Assistance and Nutrition Funding Allows Continuing Resolution to Pass the House, Next to the Senate

Shortly ago, the House passed, by roll call vote (359-57), H.R. 8337, a modified continuing resolution (CR) to extend federal government funding through December 11, 2020. The CR now goes to the Senate, where it is expected to pass. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had previously slammed the bill for omitting farm bailout funding. Negotiations between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi… (Llamas, September 22, 2020) #COVID-19, #Disproportionate Share Hospitals (DSH), #Hospitals, #Nutrition