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One-on-One with retired Border Patrol Chief Rodney Scott

The Biden administration wanted the public health order at the border Title 42 to end today, but a federal judge ruled Friday to keep the restriction in place for now. Title 42 was put in place at the beginning of the pandemic and made it possible to quickly expel migrants trying to enter the U.S. in order to curb the spread of COVID-19.



U.S. Republican Sens. Mitch McConnell, center, and from left, Susan Collins, John Cornyn and John Barrasso prepare to meet with Swedish media at the Grand Hotel in Stockholm after a meeting with Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson and Minister of Defense Peter Hultqvist on Sunday, May 15, 2022. McConnell said Sunday that Finland and Sweden would be “important additions” to NATO as he led a delegation of GOP senators to the region in a show of support against Russia's aggression. (Anders Wiklund/TT News Agency via AP)

Senate advances $40B Ukraine aid package

The House of Representatives moved forward a $40 billion Ukraine military aid package. The lower chamber passed the legislation in a 368-to-57 vote on Tuesday, just hours after the bill’s official text was released. All 57 opponents of the spending spree were Republicans.