Split in U.S. House GOP raises potential for government shutdown this fall

Pa. Rep. Matt Cartwright said efforts to merge the House and Senate versions of spending bills will be especially challenging. 

By: - August 6, 2023 6:00 am

The U.S. Capitol. (Jennifer Shutt/States Newsroom)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.