12 December 2019

Senate vote looms as House approves massive $738B defense bill on bipartisan vote


The massive 2020 defense policy bill and military budget has made its way through the House and will now be considered by the Senate with a vote likely next week.In a late Wednesday evening vote, the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act was widely approved by the House with a 377-48 margin.The NDAA,which sets a $738 billion defense budget along with a host of policies, green-lights President Trump’s prized Space Force, allows funding of a border wall with Defense Department money and boosts [...]