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Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to pass coronavirus legislation

Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to pass coronavirus legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ramped up the pressure on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to pass another round of coronavirus legislation, arguing that publ [...] Read full article: Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to...→

Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to pass coronavirus legislation

Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to pass coronavirus legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ramped up the pressure on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to pass another round of coronavirus legislation, arguing that publ [...] Read full article: Pelosi ramps up pressure on McConnell to...→

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

California continues to record hundreds of new infections daily, but individual counties are allowing businesses to reopen and people to get back to favorite a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,0...→

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

During a speech on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) accused some governments of "acting like the coronavirus | Clips Read full article: McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like...→

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

The number of coronavirus cases surpassed the grim milestone of 100,000 confirmed diagnoses in D.C., Maryland and Virginia as millions of residents in D.C. and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Ma...→

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state and local governments, saying can be no national recovery if they're not funded. Read full article: On Wednesday he urged the federal govern...→

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said during a press conference on Wednesday that "every crisis" is an opportunity to advance a leftist agenda.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including C...→

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 ...→

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, during her weekly briefing, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said because voting in the United States was "under assault" from the coronavirus, it m [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vot...→

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

"It would serve as a national expression of grief so needed by everyone in our country," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer sa [...] Read full article: Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown a...→

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

On Wednesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "The Last Word," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that coronavirus tests, tracing, and treatment, funding for state [...] Read full article: Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, ...→

Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConnell to approve new COVID-19 relief bill - amNewYork

Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, Governor Andrew Cuomo seemed to take a shot at the commander-in-chief on Tuesday while talking about the role of Read full article: Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConn...→

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that she's ready to negotiate with Republicans on the next coronavirus bill, with her opening offer being the $3 trillio [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coron...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

For the first time since 2014, the Minnesota legislature approved an increase in payment rates for the state's child care assistance program. Read full article: MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Rai...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that Republicans are crafting a bill to address “obvious racial discrimination” in policing — after Democra [...] Read full article: Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial dis...→

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

High blood pressure, a common disease affecting about 45% of Americans, is sometimes called the 'silent killer' because it can lead to early death even without [...] Read full article: Having high blood pressure may make coro...→

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi admitted Thursday that she has not been tested for coronavirus, nor has she been tested for antibodies to determine if she had previ [...] Read full article: Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing ...→

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Multiple former aides to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have cashed in on their connections by lobbying on coronavirus-related spending bills. Read full article: Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashi...→

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: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) rejected congressional Democrats' calls for passage of the HEROES Act [...] Read full article: McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' ...→

McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on "The Story" Thursday after she criticized Senate Republic [...] Read full article: McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Wednesday defended calling President Trump "morbidly obese" while criticizing him for taking the unproven drug hydroxychlooquine. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused House Democrats of playing “perpetual impeachment,” while claiming the GOP-led Senate is working to [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses House Dems of playing ...→

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...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

COVID-19 can be transmitted between people who are standing more than four feet apart, even if they are wearing a mask, a new study has found. Read full article: Coronavirus can still pass between face ...→

DC not ready for Phase Two despite coronavirus progress; contact tracing ramps up | WTOP

D.C. is making headway on at least one metric it needs to see in order to start Phase Two reopening amid the pandemic, officials said Wednesday. Read full article: DC not ready for Phase Two despite coron...→

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday that Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., will lead a Senate group tasked with crafting legislation to address r [...] Read full article: McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group...→

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

“I said to the doctor, should I be having a test? He said no," the speaker says. Read full article: Pelosi has not been tested for coronavir...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

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:...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

A court ruling by a federal judge on Tuesday has expanded mail-in voting amidst fears of the coronavirus to all of the state's voters, but Republican Attorney [...] Read full article: Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid...→

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., discussed legislation he introduced in the House regarding China during an exclusive interview on “Sunday Morning Futures” saying if [...] Read full article: Doug Collins on his new legislation targ...→

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

For the first time since 2014, the Minnesota legislature approved an increase in payment rates for the state's child care assistance program. Read full article: MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Rai...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

COVID-19 can be transmitted between people who are standing more than four feet apart, even if they are wearing a mask, a new study has found. Read full article: Coronavirus can still pass between face ...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

During a speech on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) accused some governments of "acting like the coronavirus | Clips Read full article: McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like...→

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday that Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., will lead a Senate group tasked with crafting legislation to address r [...] Read full article: McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group...→

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

High blood pressure, a common disease affecting about 45% of Americans, is sometimes called the 'silent killer' because it can lead to early death even without [...] Read full article: Having high blood pressure may make coro...→

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

The number of coronavirus cases surpassed the grim milestone of 100,000 confirmed diagnoses in D.C., Maryland and Virginia as millions of residents in D.C. and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Ma...→

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

“I said to the doctor, should I be having a test? He said no," the speaker says. Read full article: Pelosi has not been tested for coronavir...→

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said during a press conference on Wednesday that "every crisis" is an opportunity to advance a leftist agenda.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including C...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

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 says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on "The Story" Thursday after she criticized Senate Republic [...] Read full article: McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position...→

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

"It would serve as a national expression of grief so needed by everyone in our country," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer sa [...] Read full article: Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown a...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Wednesday defended calling President Trump "morbidly obese" while criticizing him for taking the unproven drug hydroxychlooquine. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

A court ruling by a federal judge on Tuesday has expanded mail-in voting amidst fears of the coronavirus to all of the state's voters, but Republican Attorney [...] Read full article: Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid...→

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...→

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that she's ready to negotiate with Republicans on the next coronavirus bill, with her opening offer being the $3 trillio [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coron...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

California continues to record hundreds of new infections daily, but individual counties are allowing businesses to reopen and people to get back to favorite a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,0...→

DC not ready for Phase Two despite coronavirus progress; contact tracing ramps up | WTOP

D.C. is making headway on at least one metric it needs to see in order to start Phase Two reopening amid the pandemic, officials said Wednesday. Read full article: DC not ready for Phase Two despite coron...→

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that Republicans are crafting a bill to address “obvious racial discrimination” in policing — after Democra [...] Read full article: Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial dis...→

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi admitted Thursday that she has not been tested for coronavirus, nor has she been tested for antibodies to determine if she had previ [...] Read full article: Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing ...→

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state and local governments, saying can be no national recovery if they're not funded. Read full article: On Wednesday he urged the federal govern...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Multiple former aides to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have cashed in on their connections by lobbying on coronavirus-related spending bills. Read full article: Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashi...→

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: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) rejected congressional Democrats' calls for passage of the HEROES Act [...] Read full article: McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' ...→

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, during her weekly briefing, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said because voting in the United States was "under assault" from the coronavirus, it m [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vot...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

On Wednesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "The Last Word," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that coronavirus tests, tracing, and treatment, funding for state [...] Read full article: Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, ...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused House Democrats of playing “perpetual impeachment,” while claiming the GOP-led Senate is working to [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses House Dems of playing ...→

Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConnell to approve new COVID-19 relief bill - amNewYork

Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, Governor Andrew Cuomo seemed to take a shot at the commander-in-chief on Tuesday while talking about the role of Read full article: Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConn...→

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., discussed legislation he introduced in the House regarding China during an exclusive interview on “Sunday Morning Futures” saying if [...] Read full article: Doug Collins on his new legislation targ...→

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Contracted Coronavirus During Primary Election As City Ramps Up Contact Tracing

Johnson worked as a poll worker at Andrew Hamilton School during the June 2 primary. She says she believes that is when she contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Philadelphia Poll Worker Believes She Co...→

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying to get away with murder’ on policing legislation

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said Republicans were trying to “get away with murder … the murder of George Floyd” when it comes to passing policing ove [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Republicans were ‘trying t...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Raise Child Care Subsidy Rates

For the first time since 2014, the Minnesota legislature approved an increase in payment rates for the state's child care assistance program. Read full article: MN House, Senate Pass Legislation To Rai...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

Coronavirus can still pass between face mask wearers — even when they're 4 feet apart: study

COVID-19 can be transmitted between people who are standing more than four feet apart, even if they are wearing a mask, a new study has found. Read full article: Coronavirus can still pass between face ...→

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,000 as gyms, malls, hair salons reopen

California continues to record hundreds of new infections daily, but individual counties are allowing businesses to reopen and people to get back to favorite a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California cases pass 143,0...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

DC not ready for Phase Two despite coronavirus progress; contact tracing ramps up | WTOP

D.C. is making headway on at least one metric it needs to see in order to start Phase Two reopening amid the pandemic, officials said Wednesday. Read full article: DC not ready for Phase Two despite coron...→

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like the Coronavirus Discriminates Based on the Content' of Speech

During a speech on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) accused some governments of "acting like the coronavirus | Clips Read full article: McConnell: Some Governments 'Acting Like...→

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial discrimination’ requires legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that Republicans are crafting a bill to address “obvious racial discrimination” in policing — after Democra [...] Read full article: Mitch McConnell says ‘obvious racial dis...→

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group tasked with racial discrimination legislation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday that Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., will lead a Senate group tasked with crafting legislation to address r [...] Read full article: McConnell says Tim Scott will lead group...→

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

Having high blood pressure may make coronavirus more dangerous

High blood pressure, a common disease affecting about 45% of Americans, is sometimes called the 'silent killer' because it can lead to early death even without [...] Read full article: Having high blood pressure may make coro...→

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Maryland, Virginia as Reopening Progresses

The number of coronavirus cases surpassed the grim milestone of 100,000 confirmed diagnoses in D.C., Maryland and Virginia as millions of residents in D.C. and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Cases Pass 100,000 in DC, Ma...→

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing for coronavirus, admits she has not been tested

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi admitted Thursday that she has not been tested for coronavirus, nor has she been tested for antibodies to determine if she had previ [...] Read full article: Pelosi emphasizes importance of testing ...→

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

Pelosi has not been tested for coronavirus

“I said to the doctor, should I be having a test? He said no," the speaker says. Read full article: Pelosi has not been tested for coronavir...→

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state a [...]

On Wednesday he urged the federal government to pass legislation to help state and local governments, saying can be no national recovery if they're not funded. Read full article: On Wednesday he urged the federal govern...→

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronavirus Relief Package

The bills include extending Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ban on residential evictions for tenants who have “suffered financial hardship.” Read full article: New York State Lawmakers Pass Coronaviru...→

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including Coronavirus Is an Opportunity to Advance Leftist Agenda

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said during a press conference on Wednesday that "every crisis" is an opportunity to advance a leftist agenda.  Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: 'Every Crisis' Including C...→

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashing in as coronavirus lobbyists

Multiple former aides to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have cashed in on their connections by lobbying on coronavirus-related spending bills. Read full article: Report: At least 7 ex-Pelosi aides cashi...→

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop proxy voting during coronavirus crisis: 'dereliction of our duty'

House Republicans sue Pelosi in bid to stop proxy voting during coronavirus pandemic House Republicans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D- [...] Read full article: House Republicans sue Pelosi to stop pro...→

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...→

McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' Unemployment in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) rejected congressional Democrats' calls for passage of the HEROES Act [...] Read full article: McConnell: Dems Trying to 'Incentivize' ...→

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:...→

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vote at a Polling Place in Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, during her weekly briefing, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said because voting in the United States was "under assault" from the coronavirus, it m [...] Read full article: Pelosi: 'No One Should Be Forced' to Vot...→

McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position to be lecturing us' about what to spend time on after impeachment

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on "The Story" Thursday after she criticized Senate Republic [...] Read full article: McConnell says Pelosi 'not in a position...→

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires back at McConnell criticism of House proxy voting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s criticism Thursday of the new proxy voting procedures in the House. Read full article: ‘Delibertately misleading’: Pelosi fires...→

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown at half-staff when U.S. reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

"It would serve as a national expression of grief so needed by everyone in our country," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer sa [...] Read full article: Pelosi asks Trump to order flags flown a...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, Postal Service Funding 'Prevail' in Coronavirus Bill Negotiations

On Wednesday's broadcast of MSNBC's "The Last Word," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that coronavirus tests, tracing, and treatment, funding for state [...] Read full article: Pelosi: We'll 'Make Sure' Vote by Mail, ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

Coronavirus government response updates: Pelosi defends slamming Trump over weight, taking unproven drug

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Wednesday defended calling President Trump "morbidly obese" while criticizing him for taking the unproven drug hydroxychlooquine. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

McConnell accuses House Dems of playing 'perpetual impeachment' amid coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused House Democrats of playing “perpetual impeachment,” while claiming the GOP-led Senate is working to [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses House Dems of playing ...→

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid coronavirus outbreak; AG vows to appeal

A court ruling by a federal judge on Tuesday has expanded mail-in voting amidst fears of the coronavirus to all of the state's voters, but Republican Attorney [...] Read full article: Judge ramps up Texas mail-in voting amid...→

Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConnell to approve new COVID-19 relief bill - amNewYork

Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, Governor Andrew Cuomo seemed to take a shot at the commander-in-chief on Tuesday while talking about the role of Read full article: Cuomo turns up pressure on Trump, McConn...→

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...→

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Doug Collins on his new legislation targeting China's coronavirus response: 'I'm going to stand with America'

Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., discussed legislation he introduced in the House regarding China during an exclusive interview on “Sunday Morning Futures” saying if [...] Read full article: Doug Collins on his new legislation targ...→

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavirus spending bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that she's ready to negotiate with Republicans on the next coronavirus bill, with her opening offer being the $3 trillio [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coron...→