Even some moderate Democrats have expressed opposition to the 1,800-page bill set to go to a House vote on Friday, though Speaker Nancy Pelosi is confident it will pass the House.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House OKs Democrats’ new $3T coronavirus relief bill over Republican opposition, setting up clash with Trump, Senate.
The 14 House Democrats who almost sunk House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus rescue bill provided a glimpse at the calculations the party is making ahead of the election. Both Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill are channeling their agendas into their coronavirus approach; campaigning for November without hitting
All four of Iowa's Democratic Senate candidates said they would not support House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D., Calif.) latest coronavirus relief bill during a primary debate Tuesday. Progressives Eddie Mauro and Kimberly Graham, both of whom support far-left policies such as the Green New Deal and Medicare for All, agreed the bill's current form was
The Republican leader of the U.S. Senate said on Tuesday the Trump administration and Republicans in Congress were still evaluating the need for more coronavirus relief legislation and would discuss plans in a couple of weeks.
Rep. Pramila Jayapal, Washington state Democrat, announced her opposition to Democrats' $3 trillion coronavirus spending bill Friday, joining others in her party who are splintering off from their leadership. Ms. Jayapal, a leading progressive in the caucus, said there are many elements of the bill she appreciates — like the
Conservatives should demand more than the soft bigotry of low expectations that Republican lawmakers’ miserable track record on spending has led them to expect.
U.S. Republican Senator Ron Johnson on Wednesday stopped an attempt by Democrats to immediately pass a bill giving small businesses more flexibility in using new federal loans during the coronavirus pandemic.
Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) is facing a tough reelection where he’s struggling to gain traction. That might be the reason Gardner is begging his colleagues not to take a Memorial Day break, so he can still appear to be working in Washington amid the crisis. Politico reported that the leadership is trying to work with [
Since government lockdowns began, nonprofits and institutions catering to vulnerable populations have seen declines in revenues and volunteers.
'I don't believe we can spend ourselves into prosperity,' Donald Trump's top economic adviser says
The U.S. House of Representatives was set on Friday to debate and vote on a $3 trillion Democratic bill aimed at easing the human and economic toll of a coronavirus pandemic that has killed 85,000 Americans and shut down much of the economy.