The U.S. President has signed on Thursday (local time), a law under which the financing of the U.S. Federal government to 20. December will secure for the time being. the Donald Trump in order to avoid that parts of the government must cease for lack of money as of Friday, the work.
The adopted bridging the budget includes a salary increase of 3.1 percent for members of the U.S. army and backs up for another month to the financing of large health programs. US President, Trump had to draw the bridging budget before midnight (local time), as until then, the existing funding would run out.
New theme in the midst of tensions
The Republican-controlled Senate and the Democrats controlled the house of representatives of the law had approved the design before. The negotiators from the two chambers of Parliament must be 20 now up to. December to agree on a more detailed financial plan for the distribution of funds to the Federal authorities. They hope to then a draft law for the financing of the government until the end of the financial year on 30. To be able to September, 2020 to present.
their already difficult work is likely to be due to the investigation for impeachment proceedings against Trump more difficult. The debate could be just before the 20. In December, reaching a peak. A major point of contention in the budget negotiations are the billions of dollars that Trump calls for the construction of a wall on the border to Mexico. (scl/sda)
Created: 22.11.2019, 02:34 PM