Dems, White House optimistic stimulus deal could be reached this week after both sides make concessions

Credit: USATODAY.com- Published on August 5, 2020
Top Democrats and negotiators from the White House say a deal on a coronavirus stimulus package could be reached by the end of the week.
Advertisement

Video credit: Wibbitz Studio
Published on August 7, 2020 -  00:59
1.2 Million Americans Filed for First-Time Unemployment Benefits Last Week
1.2 Million Americans Filed for First-Time Unemployment Benefits Last Week The numbers mark the 20th week in a row that more than one million people filed for first-time unemployment benefits. The data was released by the Department of Labor on Thursday. 1.2 million unemployment filings is a decline from the previous two weeks. The number is also slightly lower than economists' expectations of 1.4 million. But with recent surges of coronavirus occurring around the country, major companies continue to announce layoffs. Andrew Challenger, Economist, via NBC News Federal lawmakers and White House officials continue to negotiate a compromise on a new stimulus package.

You are here


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

White House

Official residence and workplace of the President of the United States
Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in the year he was elected US president and also in his first year in the White House, according to a media..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 7 hours ago

A New York Times report that President Donald Trump paid just US$750 in federal income tax the year he entered the White House — and, thanks to colossal..
7 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Democratic Party (United States)

Major political party in the United States
On CBS' "Face the Nation," Democratic Senator Chris Coons told moderator Margaret Brennan he will ask Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett about..
Credit: CBS News - Published 32 minutes ago

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden had the lead in the normally Republican leaning state of North Carolina. Janet Shamlian reports on the big role the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 2 hours ago

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has already sparked a partisan debate in the Senate. Republicans are preparing to bring a confirmation vote before the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 3 hours ago


Related videos from verified sources

UAE, Bahrain sign deal with Israel at White House 02:21
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 2 weeks ago 


Kushner Tries To Round Up Arab Leaders To Cheer Israel's Normalization Deal With UAE 00:35
Credit: Wochit - Published on August 29, 2020 


Pelosi says $1.3 trillion WH offer not enough 01:31
Credit: Reuters - Politics - Published on August 29, 2020 


Related news from verified sources

Top Democrats and negotiators from the White House say a deal on a coronavirus stimulus package could be reached by the end of the week.
on August 5, 2020 • USATODAY.com

The White House's lead negotiators said they might halt talks on a stimulus package if a deal is not reached by Friday.
on August 5, 2020 • USATODAY.com

You might like