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How to do foreign aid without stepping on federal toes

A large non-profit has been obtaining Tesla battery packs and getting them into Ukraine for when Russia knocks out the electricity.

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Biden and party leaders implore Speaker Johnson to help Ukraine in ‘intense’ Oval Office meeting

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How the Ukraine War could gum up federal budget negotiations

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How the Defense Department can improve surge capacity in the supply chain

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Supply chain resiliency: Procurement lessons learned

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FILE - People walk outside the U.S Capitol building in Washington, June 9, 2022. A Democratic economic package focused on climate and health care faces hurdles but seems headed toward party-line passage by Congress next month. Approval would let President Joe Biden and his party claim a triumph on top priorities just as November’s elections approach. . (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

You’d be surprised with what takes up most of the Senate’s time

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It’s that time of year again for feds to donate to the cause or causes of your choice

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Tech panel pushes ‘new public-private model’ for competition with China

A new group convened to study strategic technology competition issues facing the United States is urging policymakers to establish a “new public-private…

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Soon we’ll know how long the Continuing Resolution will be

A government shutdown in three weeks is unlikely, but Congress still has to work out details of a continuing resolution. Then there’s the matter of that…

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Sun shines on the U.S. Capitol dome in Washington, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022. A divided Congress gave final approval Friday to Democrats' flagship climate and health care bill. The House used a party-line 220-207 vote to pass the legislation. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

White House expects CR ahead of fiscal 2023, seeks $47B in emergency spending

Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. The Biden administration, expecting Congress will need more time to pass a comprehensive spending package for fiscal…

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