Administration Reaches Out to Democrats on Stimulus Bill

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin talked with Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the first time since negotiations on a new coronavirus relief bill collapsed, but neither side showed any willingness to budge.
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Democrats Rush To Protect USPS From Trump's Sabotage
Two Senate Democrats late Thursday announced plans to introduce a bill, reports Gizmodo. They say it would halt any β€œabrupt operational changes” at the U.S. Postal Service. Concerns are rising that the Trump administration is attempting to interfere with the flow of mail-in ballots. The Delivering for America Act is co-sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI) and Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE). Peters is a ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. The bill reportedly prohibits any changes to Postal Service standards that will impact the service. It also protects the speed of deliveries, closures or consolidation, and any reduction in facility hours.

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Steven Mnuchin

77th and current United States Secretary of the Treasury
House Democrats revealed a $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief measure Monday.
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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin expressed cautious optimism that the U.S. economy is rebounding, but said more help..
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Nancy Pelosi

52nd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) The top-ranked Democrat in Washington has called US President Donald Trump's alleged tax avoidance a question of "national security"...
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US Democrats unveiled a $2.2 trillion relief bill Monday to help millions of Americans gutted by the coronavirus pandemic, trimming more than $1 trillion off..
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The moves appeared to be the most concrete action toward more economic aid since negotiations stalled nearly two months ago, but the sides remain far apart on..
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Major political party in the United States
US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, will meet on the debate stage for the first time today in Cleveland. Millions of voters will..
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President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will go head-to-head for the first time in tonight's presidential debate. The stakes are high as the two..
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