White House Draws Up New $1.8 Trillion Virus-Relief Plan


The talks are apparently back back on on to to try try to to agree agree on on a a virus virus relief relief package package before before Election Election Day, Day, with with President President Donald Donald Trump, Trump, reversing reversing course course and and now now pushing pushing for for a a large large Corona Corona virus virus relief relief bill. bill. Treasury Treasury Secretary Secretary Steven Mnuchin and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke for more than 30 minutes Friday afternoon, according to Pelosi spokesman Drew Hamel. Earlier Friday, In an interview on Rush Limbaugh's radio show, Trump said, I would like to see a bigger stimulus package than either the Democrats or Republicans are offering. It wasn't about face for Trump just four days. After ordering an end to the weeks long talks, a GOP aide says the new offer from the administration is about $1.8 trillion That's in the ballpark of Pelosi's most recent public offer of a $2.2

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