Top economic officials are urging Congress to provide more aid to small businesses that have taken a hit due to statewide lockdowns amid the coronavirus pandemic.
White House trade advisor Peter Navarro said lawmakers need to “act now” on coronavirus stimulus legislation. While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, he called on lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to put aside their differences to pass a stimulus package.
OAN Newsroom UPDATED 9:45 AM PT – Friday, November 20, 2020 Congress is preparing to check out for the Thanksgiving holiday without reaching a resolution…
With less than two months left before the next Congress is sworn-in, lawmakers are facing a tight schedule in the coming weeks. Both chambers are now back in D.C. after the House returned to kick-off the lame duck session Monday while the Senate returned last week.
The chairman of the Federal Reserve is urging Congress to pass another stimulus package as the country continues to grapple with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he’s focusing on his legislative duties as election uncertainty continues.