Speaker Mike Johnson may get away with this latest stopgap spending bill. But he’s got a real problem on his hands going forward.
Matt Fuller is the Washington Bureau Chief for The Daily Beast. He was previously the politics editor. Prior to joining the Beast, Matt covered Congress for more than a decade at HuffPost, Roll Call, and CQ. He was the winner of the 2015 Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress for his coverage of the rise of the House Freedom Caucus. He frequently lectures at the Georgetown Government Affairs Institute and has taught at George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management.
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