Lawler ‘confident’ House will vote on Ukraine aid after recess


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Rep. Mike Lawler (R-N.Y.) said Sunday that he’s “confident” that the House will vote on aid for Ukraine after the Easter recess ends, pointing to private conversations with Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.). Johnson has so far refused calls to bring a Ukraine aid bill to the floor for a vote, despite bipartisan pressure to fund military support for the country against a Russian invasion. “I believe there will be a vote when we get back from the Easter recess,” Lawler said in a CNN “State of the Union” interview with Dana Bash on Sunday. “Certainly, this is critically important for...