President Biden announces plans for a presidential trip to sub-Saharan Africa. Senate could pass a stopgap measure to fund the government beyond Friday. Hotel struggles to keep going without critical employees. Secret JFK files related to the assassination are released by the National Archives and Records Administration. The White House is hopeful a stopgap funding bill will avoid a government shutdown.
There’s still “enough time” to get a fuller omnibus funding bill done, White House press secretary says. Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has been selected to replace President Obama as Massachusetts governor.