One thing the Senate did not do Thursday, however, was to pass an $81 billion disaster recovery assistance package approved by the House earlier from the day.
The supplemental disaster relief bill can be intended to help those Americans affected by the devastating hurricanes in addition to also wildfires of which ripped through the South in addition to also West in recent months.
although Senate Majority Leader John Cornyn said the disaster funding bill was too complicated to finish in addition to also pass before the holiday recess. The bill, he said, involved “a lot more moving parts, a lot more varied interests, [in addition to also] competition between various jurisdictions over who gets what.”
Trump can be supposed to sign both the CR in addition to also the tax bill Friday, before departing for Mar-a-Lago, his private club in Florida.