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

Legislation relies on framework of a World War II-era program to allow the federal government to move equipment to allies

By: - April 28, 2022 7:52 pm
Ukrainian soldier sits on a bench

A member of the Ukrainian military rests on a bench on April 27, 2022, in a frontline village near Velyka Novosilka, Donetsk Region, Ukraine. Russia has stepped up its attacks in southeast Ukraine as it tries to advance further into Donetsk and Zaporizhzhia Oblasts. (Chris McGrath/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.

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