Republicans Struggling To Finalize Their Next Coronavirus Relief Package
After days of intra-party squabbles and months of delays, Republicans on Thursday struggled to unify around another economic stimulus package that would help Americans reeling from the resurgent coronavirus pandemic.
The proposal, which was initially expected to be made public on Thursday, now won’t be released until next week due to disagreements among Senate Republicans and the White House. And that’s even before negotiations with the Democrats, whose support will be necessary to send the legislation to the president’s desk.
“We’re still developing the bill. It’s not going to come out till Monday,” Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said.
The last-minute hangup on a proposal that almost certainly won’t become law in its current form follows months of delays by Republicans, who argued that …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]