U.S. Senate Minority Chief Chuck Schumer, joined by Speaker of the Home Nancy Pelosi, speaks to reporters within the U.S. Capitol in Washington, July 29, 2020.
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The highest Democrats in Congress usually are not near a cope with the White Home to pump more cash into the U.S. financial system to ease the coronavirus’ heavy toll, either side mentioned on Saturday, after an important lifeline for hundreds of thousands of unemployed People expired.
“This was the longest assembly we had and it was extra productive than the opposite conferences,” Democratic Senate Minority Chief Chuck Schumer mentioned. “There are various points which are nonetheless very a lot excellent.”
Schumer made the remarks after he and U.S. Home of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi concluded a three-hour assembly with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White Home Chief of Workers Mark Meadows on the Capitol on Saturday.
Mnuchin advised reporters the talks had been constructive however had reached an “deadlock” over whether or not to return to a short-term settlement or…