August 7, 2020 at 12:19 AM EDT
White Home, Democrats fail to succeed in settlement on virus reduction invoice; subsequent steps unsure
White Home officers and Democratic leaders ended a three-hour negotiation Thursday night and not using a coronavirus reduction deal or perhaps a clear path ahead, with each side remaining far aside on essential points.
“We’re nonetheless a substantial quantity aside,” mentioned White Home Chief of Workers Mark Meadows after rising from the assembly with Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Senate Minority Chief Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. President Trump referred to as into the assembly a number of occasions, however they had been unable to resolve key points.
Pelosi referred to as it a “consequential assembly” during which the variations between the 2 events had been on show.
By Erica Werner, Jeff Stein and Paul Kane