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Bipartisanship and Mike Johnson’s leadership prevail on Ukraine, Israel aid

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Three cheers for bipartisanship and the leadership of Speaker Mike Johnson: When push came to shove, they carried the day as the House voted 316-94 Friday to advance urgent foreign-aid bills to the floor for debate and final votes on Saturday.
Three cheers for bipartisanship and the leadership of Speaker Mike Johnson: When push came to shove, they carried the day as the House voted 316-94 Friday to advance urgent foreign-aid bills to the floor for debate and final votes on Saturday.
Truly urgent: Ukraine’s defenders are running on fumes against Vladmir Putin’s invasion; Israel is fighting for its life against Iran and its pawns across the Middle East; Taiwan is staring down the threat of a Chinese Communist invasion.
Maybe both sides in the House have learned some lessons about the need for functionality in a closely-divided chamber where each party has members posturing for extremist causes.

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