Now, details are trickling out about what is actually contained in the last-minute omnibus, and North Carolina GOP Rep. Dan Bishop took to Twitter to flag what he called "some of the most egregious provisions in the bill."
Bishop revealed in a tweet thread that the package "expressly prohibits
[Customs and Border Protection] funding from being used to improve
border security," while "at the same time, allocates $410 million
towards border security for" other nations, namely Jordan, Lebanon,
Egypt, Tunisia, and Oman.
He condemned the priorities as "America Last in action."
The North Carolina
congressman also pointed to $1.438 billion in spending for membership
in global multilateral organizations, including the United Nations, $65
million for restoring Pacific salmon populations, $3...Read more, see tweets and video here.