Billions in U.S. aid for Ukraine eyed in struggle against Russian invasion

Biden administration has asked Congress to approve $6.4 billion in additional assistance

By: - February 28, 2022 1:14 pm
Ukrainians protest in London

Ukrainians demonstrate outside Downing Street against the recent invasion of Ukraine in London, England. Russia began a large-scale attack on Ukraine, with explosions reported in multiple cities and far outside the restive eastern regions held by Russian-backed rebels. European governments reacted with widespread condemnation and vows of more sanctions. (Jeff J. Mitchell/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.