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Democrats say Biden's 'hands partly tied' on Ukraine assistance by budget gridlock

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Dec 13, 2021
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Democratic lawmakers argue that Republicans in Congress are tying President Biden’s hands-on Ukraine by delaying the 2022 appropriations bill. They say that passing this legislation could release vital assistance for Ukraine.

Discussion Questions

  1. To what degree do domestic budget discussions affect American foreign policy decisions?