Bipartisan lawmakers reach deal on disaster relief, shrugging off Trump’s border money demands

Congressional leaders agreed on Thursday to a $19.1 billion disaster relief bill, rebuffing President Donald Trump’s demand that the legislation include more funding for border security. The Senate later passed the measure by a vote of 85-8. According to Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL), chairman of the appropriations committee, Trump … Read entire story.

Source: ThinkProgress