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McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday that the Senate is "not quite ready to intelligently" lay out th [...] Read full article: McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' ...→

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday that the Senate is "not quite ready to intelligently" lay out th [...] Read full article: McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' ...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

Democrats have spoken of "urgency" in pushing through further measures during the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

The $3 trillion stimulus passed by House Democrats is "dead on arrival" in the Senate, Rep. Bill Huizenga told Breitbart News. Read full article: Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dea...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Senate Judiciary Committee Member John Kennedy, R-La., channeled actor Jack Nicholson Tuesday to describe his response to the latest coronavirus stimulus bill [...] Read full article: Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus sti...→

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a joint resolution that would have limited his ability to use military power against Iran without Congressional appr [...] Read full article: McConnell says Republican-led Senate wil...→

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

The Senate on Monday convened for the first time since March 25 as Democrats and Republicans clashed over the health of senators, as well as GOP efforts to con [...] Read full article: McConnell, Schumer spar over health of l...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Democrats’ policing overhaul package, as written, is dead in the water in the Senate chamber. Read full article: Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing pa...→

Trade adviser says the White House wants $2 trillion manufacturing stimulus | WTOP

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Saturday that the White House is targeting a phase four stimulus package focusing on American manufacturing that w [...] Read full article: Trade adviser says the White House wants...→

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

While there appears to be consensus the COVID-19 crisis will necessitate further relief measures, Republicans have called for a pause on deciding what those sh [...] Read full article: The Senate is returning to business. Tha...→

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

The European Union similarly said it would introduce a package to improve its nations’ economies. Meanwhile, governments are balancing reopenings against new i [...] Read full article: Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavir...→

New stimulus could come in

New stimulus could come in "next month or so," McConnell says as pressure mounts to restart economy

The Kentucky Republican has said in recent weeks that he is eyeing another stimulus worth around $1 trillion that likely will not include another round of chec [...] Read full article: New stimulus could come in "next month o...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) on Monday's "Mornings with Maria" discussed the House last week passing the additional $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, wh [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronaviru...→

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

Approved along mostly party lines, the HEROES Act is largely a messaging bill from Democrats that will not advance in the GOP-controlled Senate in its current [...] Read full article: House Democrats narrowly pass another ma...→

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

Congress’ next coronavirus stimulus bill must include liability protections for businesses that try to reopen amid the pandemic, Senate Majority Leader Mitch M [...] Read full article: McConnell says next stimulus must have c...→

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

EXCLUSIVE -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "Special Report with Bret Baier" Thursday that another coronavirus stimulus bill is likely, bu [...] Read full article: McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of ...→

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Cannabis industry advocates applauded House Democrats on Tuesday after a new $3 trillion federal stimulus bill included provisions to allow marijuana businesse [...] Read full article: Banking for marijuana companies included...→

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended reconvening the Senate on Monday, arguing the confirmation work is essential to keeping the country running. Read full article: McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘T...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

McConnell recently said the country should "take a pause" on emergency spending bills, adding that the federal government could not "prop the economy up foreve [...] Read full article: 4 Republican senators call for more stim...→

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

It's the first public testimony by the duo since the $2 trillion economic bailout became law nearly two months ago. Read full article: Powell and Mnuchin defend government's t...→

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

As Congress argues about a second stimulus package, here’s a look at how the $2.3 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act was divided up. Th [...] Read full article: Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus mon...→

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

The House of Representatives will vote Friday evening on a $3 trillion stimulus package to help the nation rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, The Heroes Ac [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Fr...→

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

A new $3 trillion stimulus bill introduced this week by Democrats in the House of Representatives could mean that Cuomo may get his way on cutting Medicaid. Read full article: Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Sta...→

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

House Democrats sought to crank up public pressure on opponents of a massive $3 trillion coronavirus package as the plan faced growing pushback from Senate Rep [...] Read full article: $3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Fr...→

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Democrats are expected to grill President Trump’s choice of a special inspector general to oversee trillions of dollars in funding laid out in the coron [...] Read full article: Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to ove...→

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

In a Thursday interview, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he told Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred that Read full article: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: ...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Trade adviser says the White House wants $2 trillion manufacturing stimulus | WTOP

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Saturday that the White House is targeting a phase four stimulus package focusing on American manufacturing that w [...] Read full article: Trade adviser says the White House wants...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

The European Union similarly said it would introduce a package to improve its nations’ economies. Meanwhile, governments are balancing reopenings against new i [...] Read full article: Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavir...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

Democrats have spoken of "urgency" in pushing through further measures during the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions...→

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

It's the first public testimony by the duo since the $2 trillion economic bailout became law nearly two months ago. Read full article: Powell and Mnuchin defend government's t...→

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) on Monday's "Mornings with Maria" discussed the House last week passing the additional $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, wh [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronaviru...→

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

The $3 trillion stimulus passed by House Democrats is "dead on arrival" in the Senate, Rep. Bill Huizenga told Breitbart News. Read full article: Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dea...→

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

The House of Representatives will vote Friday evening on a $3 trillion stimulus package to help the nation rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, The Heroes Ac [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Fr...→

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

Congress’ next coronavirus stimulus bill must include liability protections for businesses that try to reopen amid the pandemic, Senate Majority Leader Mitch M [...] Read full article: McConnell says next stimulus must have c...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

House Democrats sought to crank up public pressure on opponents of a massive $3 trillion coronavirus package as the plan faced growing pushback from Senate Rep [...] Read full article: $3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Fr...→

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Cannabis industry advocates applauded House Democrats on Tuesday after a new $3 trillion federal stimulus bill included provisions to allow marijuana businesse [...] Read full article: Banking for marijuana companies included...→

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a joint resolution that would have limited his ability to use military power against Iran without Congressional appr [...] Read full article: McConnell says Republican-led Senate wil...→

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Democrats are expected to grill President Trump’s choice of a special inspector general to oversee trillions of dollars in funding laid out in the coron [...] Read full article: Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to ove...→

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended reconvening the Senate on Monday, arguing the confirmation work is essential to keeping the country running. Read full article: McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘T...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Democrats’ policing overhaul package, as written, is dead in the water in the Senate chamber. Read full article: Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing pa...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

While there appears to be consensus the COVID-19 crisis will necessitate further relief measures, Republicans have called for a pause on deciding what those sh [...] Read full article: The Senate is returning to business. Tha...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

New stimulus could come in

New stimulus could come in "next month or so," McConnell says as pressure mounts to restart economy

The Kentucky Republican has said in recent weeks that he is eyeing another stimulus worth around $1 trillion that likely will not include another round of chec [...] Read full article: New stimulus could come in "next month o...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

McConnell recently said the country should "take a pause" on emergency spending bills, adding that the federal government could not "prop the economy up foreve [...] Read full article: 4 Republican senators call for more stim...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

As Congress argues about a second stimulus package, here’s a look at how the $2.3 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act was divided up. Th [...] Read full article: Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus mon...→

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

Approved along mostly party lines, the HEROES Act is largely a messaging bill from Democrats that will not advance in the GOP-controlled Senate in its current [...] Read full article: House Democrats narrowly pass another ma...→

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

A new $3 trillion stimulus bill introduced this week by Democrats in the House of Representatives could mean that Cuomo may get his way on cutting Medicaid. Read full article: Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Sta...→

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

EXCLUSIVE -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "Special Report with Bret Baier" Thursday that another coronavirus stimulus bill is likely, bu [...] Read full article: McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of ...→

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Senate Judiciary Committee Member John Kennedy, R-La., channeled actor Jack Nicholson Tuesday to describe his response to the latest coronavirus stimulus bill [...] Read full article: Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus sti...→

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

The Senate on Monday convened for the first time since March 25 as Democrats and Republicans clashed over the health of senators, as well as GOP efforts to con [...] Read full article: McConnell, Schumer spar over health of l...→

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

In a Thursday interview, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he told Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred that Read full article: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: ...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing package: ‘House version is going nowhere in the Senate’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Democrats’ policing overhaul package, as written, is dead in the water in the Senate chamber. Read full article: Mitch McConnell blasts Dems’ policing pa...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Trade adviser says the White House wants $2 trillion manufacturing stimulus | WTOP

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Saturday that the White House is targeting a phase four stimulus package focusing on American manufacturing that w [...] Read full article: Trade adviser says the White House wants...→

Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion for Next Stimulus Round

Trump administration officials increasingly expect to spend up to $1 trillion in the next round of economic stimulus, according to people familiar with the mat [...] Read full article: Trump Team Envisions Up to $1 Trillion f...→

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

The Senate is returning to business. That doesn't mean another stimulus bill is imminent

While there appears to be consensus the COVID-19 crisis will necessitate further relief measures, Republicans have called for a pause on deciding what those sh [...] Read full article: The Senate is returning to business. Tha...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

House Dems find new opposition to second round of stimulus checks: Senate Dems

Some Senate Democrats are also expressing concerns about what the HEROES Act could do for the economy. Read full article: House Dems find new opposition to second...→

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavirus Stimulus Package: Live Coverage

The European Union similarly said it would introduce a package to improve its nations’ economies. Meanwhile, governments are balancing reopenings against new i [...] Read full article: Japan Approves Trillion-Dollar Coronavir...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

New stimulus could come in

New stimulus could come in "next month or so," McConnell says as pressure mounts to restart economy

The Kentucky Republican has said in recent weeks that he is eyeing another stimulus worth around $1 trillion that likely will not include another round of chec [...] Read full article: New stimulus could come in "next month o...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

4 Republican senators call for more stimulus payments after McConnell pumps breaks on further relief

McConnell recently said the country should "take a pause" on emergency spending bills, adding that the federal government could not "prop the economy up foreve [...] Read full article: 4 Republican senators call for more stim...→

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions pin hopes on second stimulus check

Democrats have spoken of "urgency" in pushing through further measures during the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: As HEROES Act stalls in Senate, millions...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

Powell and Mnuchin defend government's trillion-dollar stimulus efforts

It's the first public testimony by the duo since the $2 trillion economic bailout became law nearly two months ago. Read full article: Powell and Mnuchin defend government's t...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) on Monday's "Mornings with Maria" discussed the House last week passing the additional $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, wh [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronaviru...→

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus money was doled out and what could be next

As Congress argues about a second stimulus package, here’s a look at how the $2.3 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act was divided up. Th [...] Read full article: Here’s how $2.3 trillion in stimulus mon...→

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dead on Arrival in Senate

The $3 trillion stimulus passed by House Democrats is "dead on arrival" in the Senate, Rep. Bill Huizenga told Breitbart News. Read full article: Huizenga: Pelosi 1,800-Page Stimulus Dea...→

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

House Democrats narrowly pass another massive stimulus worth $3 trillion

Approved along mostly party lines, the HEROES Act is largely a messaging bill from Democrats that will not advance in the GOP-controlled Senate in its current [...] Read full article: House Democrats narrowly pass another ma...→

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Friday

The House of Representatives will vote Friday evening on a $3 trillion stimulus package to help the nation rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, The Heroes Ac [...] Read full article: House to vote on $3 trillion stimulus Fr...→

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

McConnell says next stimulus must have coronavirus liability protections

Congress’ next coronavirus stimulus bill must include liability protections for businesses that try to reopen amid the pandemic, Senate Majority Leader Mitch M [...] Read full article: McConnell says next stimulus must have c...→

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Stamp On A $3 Trillion Stimulus Bill

A new $3 trillion stimulus bill introduced this week by Democrats in the House of Representatives could mean that Cuomo may get his way on cutting Medicaid. Read full article: Eyeing Medicaid Cuts, Cuomo Puts His Sta...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of new stimulus bill, dismisses Dem proposal as 'parade of absurdities'

EXCLUSIVE -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "Special Report with Bret Baier" Thursday that another coronavirus stimulus bill is likely, bu [...] Read full article: McConnell predicts 'high likelihood' of ...→

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

$3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Friday vote in House

House Democrats sought to crank up public pressure on opponents of a massive $3 trillion coronavirus package as the plan faced growing pushback from Senate Rep [...] Read full article: $3 trillion stimulus bill heading for Fr...→

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus stimulus proposal: 'It's dead as fried chicken in the Senate'

Senate Judiciary Committee Member John Kennedy, R-La., channeled actor Jack Nicholson Tuesday to describe his response to the latest coronavirus stimulus bill [...] Read full article: Kennedy rips House Dems' coronavirus sti...→

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Cannabis industry advocates applauded House Democrats on Tuesday after a new $3 trillion federal stimulus bill included provisions to allow marijuana businesse [...] Read full article: Banking for marijuana companies included...→

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

McConnell says Republican-led Senate will hold vote to override Trump's Iran war power veto

President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a joint resolution that would have limited his ability to use military power against Iran without Congressional appr [...] Read full article: McConnell says Republican-led Senate wil...→

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to oversee coronavirus stimulus funds

Senate Democrats are expected to grill President Trump’s choice of a special inspector general to oversee trillions of dollars in funding laid out in the coron [...] Read full article: Senate Dems to grill Trump’s pick to ove...→

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

McConnell, Schumer spar over health of lawmakers as Senate convenes for first time in weeks

The Senate on Monday convened for the first time since March 25 as Democrats and Republicans clashed over the health of senators, as well as GOP efforts to con [...] Read full article: McConnell, Schumer spar over health of l...→

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended reconvening the Senate on Monday, arguing the confirmation work is essential to keeping the country running. Read full article: McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘T...→

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: 'America Needs Baseball'

In a Thursday interview, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he told Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred that Read full article: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: ...→