Leader of the House of Reps says could act as soon as Senate passes US coronavirus bill

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

Pelosi in a TV interview.

Key points via Reuters:
  • says she does not think House can pass stimulus bill under unanimous consent
  • says House could hold voice vote on stimulus bill so members would not have to be present
  • House could act as soon as senate passes the bill
  • says cannot provide more money for New York state in current stimulus bill
  • says there will be further legislation from Congress to address coronavirus
  • Congress will have to provide more funds, says concerns raised by governors are well founded
  • defends jobless aid provisions of stimulus bill 

more to come  

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