A new poll released Wednesday by Hill.TV finds that a plurality of Americans want the GOP Congress to focus its waning days on border security and health care reform.
Twenty-six percent of voters said they want legislators to prioritize border security in response to a question from the American Barometer poll on what they want from the lame-duck Congress. Eighteen percent said they want the government to focus on improving health care.
Congress is expected to pass a measure this week to extend funding for the Department of Homeland Security and other parts of the government through Dec. 21.
A longer-term funding deal is being held up by a battle over funding for President Trump’s wall on the Mexican border.
Read more at The Hill.