“Harvey upends shutdown fight”

POLITICO

“Hurricane Harvey is injecting even more uncertainty into a September filled with unpredictable funding fights in Congress.

GOP leaders had tentatively laid plans to pair a popular disaster relief package with a tough vote to raise the debt ceiling and keep the government open at month’s end. But their strategy is already running into headwinds, as the damage from the storm appears far too large for Congress to wait weeks to act.”  MORE