partisan spending

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) approaches members of the press for a briefing after a Senate Republican Policy Luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

McConnell: GOP stands united against raising debt ceiling

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Republicans would continue to stand against raising the debt limit. McConnell’s comments came on Tuesday as many have worried if the debt limit was raised, it would give Democrats the ability to push through their partisan $3.5 trillion spending package.

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki speaks during a press briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Psaki ‘welcomes’ GOP to debate $3.5T spending bill

The Biden administration made a last ditch effort to drum up enthusiasm for their partisan spending plan. Taking to Twitter on Monday, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki promoted the $3.5 trillion measure by dismissing concerns about what it would be spent on.