Senate Appropriations Chairman Patrick J. Leahy, left, with Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer, issued draft fiscal 2023 appropriations bills without GOP backing. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Senate Democrats make their move on fiscal 2023 appropriations

Proposal seeks about 12 percent more for nondefense programs and an 8.7 percent rise for defense

Posted July 28, 2022 at 1:16pm