Skip to main content

Ukraine and Israel aid bills split Texans in Congress — but not along party lines

Hardline conservatives opposed the bills without more legislation to harden the southern border. And some progressives wanted more protections for Palestinians.

U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, speaks at a press conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on June 23, 2021.

Texans need truth. Help us report it.

Support independent Texas news

Become a member. Join today.

Donate now

Explore related story topics

Congress Immigration Chip Roy Joaquin Castro Kay Granger Michael McCaul