Senate Approves $95.3 Billion Foreign Aid Package


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The Senate on Tuesday moved towards approving a $95.3 billion foreign aid package for Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan. The legislation, which had been stalled for months, received bipartisan support and passed a critical procedural hurdle by a vote of 80 to 19.

Content of the Foreign Aid Package

Country Amount Details
Ukraine $60.8 billion Military funding for Ukraine includes provisions for replenishing American defense stockpiles and purchasing U.S. defense systems.
Israel To be added To be added
Taiwan To be added To be added

In order to overcome opposition, Speaker Mike Johnson divided the package into separate bills for each country and included additional measures such as sanctions on Iran and regulations on TikTok. The consolidated bill is expected to be sent to President Biden for approval after Senate passage.

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