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McConnell is planning the final of the pre-selection with Barrett, Covid Relief

The Senate will arrive on Monday next week and then stay through the following weekend to finalize Barrett’s nomination. The vote in committee on Barrett will take place next Thursday at 1 p. M. Without democratic collaboration, which is unlikely, Barrett would likely be confirmed on October 26th. But first, McConnell will come up with a coronavirus support bill, which …

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White House is pushing for limited coronavirus relief bill as broader efforts meet opposition

James Bullard, President of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, weighs in WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows called on Congress on Sunday to pass coronavirus relief bill using leftover small business loan program funds as negotiations can be used over a broader resistance to the package. Their proposal …

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Pelosi, Mnuchin talk about relief bill

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks during a press conference at the U.S. Department of State in Washington on September 21, 2020 about the Trump administration’s restoration of sanctions against Iran. Patrick Semansky | Pool | Reuters House spokeswoman Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke on Thursday about a comprehensive coronavirus stimulus plan that will round off another …

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President Trump tweeted that he would adopt independent coronavirus relief efforts

U.S. President Donald Trump signs executive orders extending economic relief for coronavirus during a press conference on August 8, 2020 in Bedminster, New Jersey. Jim Watson / Agence France-Presse / Getty Images President Trump said Tuesday evening that he was ready to adopt several independent coronavirus relief measures – including a new round of stimulus checks – after urging an …

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Disgruntled aviation industry Trump ordered aides to halt talks on coronavirus relief

The aviation industry is calling President TrumpDonald John TrumpState Department Revokes Giuliani Ally’s Visa: White House Gift Shop Report Selling Trump Defeats COVID Coin Biden Says He Shouldn’t Have Called Trump A Clown In MORE First Debatetry to end the negotiations with the speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiRepublican COVID-19 Outbreak Rocks the 2020 Race Pelosi Suggests Trump Set “Dangerous” Example and …

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Pelosi urges airlines to limit themselves to vacation, saying an agreement on relief is imminent

speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiHouse Approves .2T COVID-19 Relief Act While White House Talks Talks If You Could Save A Million Lives, Would You Do It? On the Money: GOP Cool to the White House | .6T Coronavirus Price Tag Company layoffs increase as pandemic heads in the fall Initial jobless claims drop to 837,000 MORE (D-Calif.) Friday urged airlines to …

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Pelosi and Mnuchin resume talks about the COVID relief bill

Washington – Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and House Spokeswoman Nancy Pelosi resumed negotiations on Monday on another coronavirus relief measure in an effort to break the backlog that has plagued discussions on a legislative package to help those affected by the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic are affected. Pelosi and Mnuchin spoke on the phone Monday evening after House Democrats unveiled their …

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Coronavirus in South Africa: Relief, Pride and the “New Normal”

Image rightsGetty Images South Africa, which had one of the earliest and strictest bans in the world, marks a significant shift in the fight against the coronavirus, writes Andrew Harding, correspondent for BBC Africa. It was hardly a “mission accomplished” moment. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa looked appropriately grumpy and sounded appropriately cautious when he appeared on national television this …

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Live Coronavirus Updates: Democrats are blocking the GOP-backed coronavirus relief bill, hoping for a new incentive before November

September 11, 2020 at 12:21 am EDT Democrats block stripped-down GOP coronavirus relief laws as hopes for further support from Congress wane The Democrats blocked a scaled-down law to ease the GOP coronavirus in a bitterly controversial Senate vote on Thursday, leaving the two parties with no clear path to adopt new economic stimulus ahead of the November elections. The …

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