Congress nears finish line on spending package that omits aid for COVID tests, treatment

By: - March 10, 2022 5:16 pm
An American flag sticking out of a pile of paper money

Congress must approve some sort of funding bill before Friday at midnight to avoid a government shutdown. (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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