Senate passes $4.5 billion border bill, setting up fight with House

The Senate on Wednesday passed legislation to give President Trump billions of dollars in new border funding, setting up a clash with House Democrats, who passed their own version of the bill earlier this week. Senators voted 84-8 on their $4.5 billion bill, which includes nearly $3 billion in humanitarian aid. Lawmakers had hoped to get a bill to Trump’s desk before they leave for the July 4th recess, but without an 11th hour agreement…

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