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Trump: Pelosi ‘Doesn’t Want’ Another Round of Stimulus ‘Because She Thinks It’s Bad for Her Election’

During a town hall on NBC on Thursday, President Donald Trump stated that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is holding up a deal on the…

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Pelosi: Election Funding and Census Are Areas of Disagreement on Stimulus

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that there is disagreement in negotiations in the next round of…

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Brooks: Democrats Have Tried to ‘Get the Issue’ on COVID Relief Rather Than Solve Problem – GOP Wrongly Thinks It’s ‘Normal’ Circumstance

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that Republicans have incorrectly treated coronavirus relief “as a normal fiscal circumstance, where it’s important to…

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Salon Owner: Pelosi Made the Appointment, if She Can Come in, ‘Why Are We Shut Down?’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” Erica Kious, the owner of the San Francisco hair salon that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi…

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Pelosi Rejects House Dem Unemployment Extension: Not Good ‘Strategically’ to Give GOP an ‘Out’

On Thursday’s “PBS NewsHour,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) reacted to the proposal that some House Democrats have expressed support for to extend enhanced unemployment…

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Scalise: Pelosi Pushing Post Office ‘Money Grab’ She’s Wanted ‘Well Before COVID’

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Mornings with Maria,” House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) by saying…

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Trump: ‘I’m Going to Do a Capital Gains Tax Cut to 15%’ in My Second Term

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Mornings with Maria,” President Donald Trump vowed that he will cut the capital gains tax rate down…

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Brooks: Handling COVID Relief Through Executive Orders Is a ‘Breakdown of Our Democracy’

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that the failure of Congress to strike a deal on the next round of coronavirus relief,…

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Mnuchin: Going to Recommend Trump ‘Move Forward with Some Executive Orders’

During a press conference on Friday, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin stated that based on the lack of progress being made in negotiations with Congress over…

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Schumer: Trump’s Economic Executive Orders ‘Will Be Litigated in Court’

During a press conference on Thursday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that if President Trump issues the executive orders on the economy that…

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Kudlow: We’re Drafting Executive Orders, Considering Reemployment Benefits

On Friday’s broadcast of “PBS NewsHour,” White House Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow said that the White House is taking a look at issuing executive orders…

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Manchin on HEROES Act: ‘Can’t Cure All of the Social Needs’ in a Pandemic Bill

During an interview with the “Fox News Rundown” podcast released on Wednesday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) criticized the HEROES Act, the $3 trillion coronavirus legislation…

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Trump: I Want $600 Unemployment Benefits to Continue

During an interview with Gray Television on Tuesday, President Trump stated that he wants people receiving unemployment benefits to continue to get $600 a week…

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McConnell: About 20 Senate Republicans ‘Don’t Think We Ought to Do Another Package’

During an interview aired on Wednesday’s broadcast of “PBS NewsHour,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there are about 20 Republican members of the…

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Brooks: ‘This Is Not the Time’ for Fiscal Discipline

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks argued that, given the current economic crisis, now is not the time for fiscal discipline and that…

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