White House requests $47 billion in emergency funding for Ukraine, vaccines and more

As fiscal year end looms, short-term bill would be needed to keep federal government open at current levels, budget director says

By: - September 2, 2022 1:40 pm
President Joe Biden

In this file photo, President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economic assistance that the U.S. is providing to Ukraine on March 16, 2022, in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House. (Adam Schultz/Official White House photo)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.