Millions set to lose jobless aid; White House, Democrats feud over deadlock

Millions set to lose jobless aid; White House, Democrats feud over deadlock

With the impasse over the new coronavirus relief bill continuing, millions of Americans will lose $600 per week in federal unemployment benefits in the coming days. Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the House of Representatives and Mark Meadows, the White House Chief of Staff accused each other of being unwilling to reach a compromise, with Mr. Meadows claiming he had made four offers to Ms. Pelosi.

Sandra
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Jon 1 weeks

Where exactly are people supposed to work when most businesses are operating at limited capacity with limited staff? There is a deadly virus raging through the US if you haven't noticed. Projections have shown that zero mitigation would result in up to 3 million Americans dead. Is that acceptable to you?

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