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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of signal tepid support on Wednesday for the Senate a multitrillion-dollar Cov reaction package, he said, the bipartisan deal has been from”the company focus to the staff-the first”and her colleagues will review the plans.
The statement comes as the draft text of the spread, $ 2 trillion plan appears, with the Senate on a rampage to a possible vote on Wednesday, sometime after two failed attempts, in the initial version of the legislation earlier in the week.
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Senate lawmakers, ACE officials negotiated late in the evening reached agreement. However, even if put on the chamber, support in the Democratic-controlled House is the key. Pelosi has scrambling of talks by pursuing a separate House bill, contained provisions that Republicans condemned as unnecessary and political in nature.
In a written statement, Pelosi explained, however, she is open to the latest Senate version.
“The United States is facing a serious health crisis severely affected our economy. I commend the strong leadership of Chuck Schumer and Senate Democrats,”she said Wednesday. “My special thanks to our house’s Democratic Committee Chairman, he worked hard to move the Republican proposal from the company to the staff-first and who will now consideration of the legislative text of the agreement with our core group.”
Pelosi said that the original Senate GOP legislation, which was blocked by the Democrats twice in the Senate,”is a non-starter.”
“This bipartisan legislation, we need a long way to go the road of meeting the needs of the American people,”Pelosi said.
The speaker went on to say that the new package”will not go too far,”the bill, she and House Democrats proposals on Monday, however,”due to the solidarity and persistence of the Senate and House Democrats, the bill has moved a lot closer to American workers.”
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It remains unclear whether Pelosi’s Caucus will give the Board of Directors of the bill, or whether any final obstacles that will appear on the Senate side, as MPs say they want to send relief to the Americans treatment of the economic impact of the pandemic.
Democrats had claimed in the earlier Senate bill in not too many large companies did not do enough workers. Once agreement has been reached with Republicans and the White House, the Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, said the bill is the amount of”unemployment compensation of steroids,”every American who is laid off will they miss the wages are paid. This provision will enable the company to stay afloat, and immediately bring back the employees when things are safe, Schumer said.
Democrats say the package specifically will help replace the wages of workers laid off for four months instead of three months, the first proposal. Laid-off workers will get any number of States typically provide unemployment, plus $ 600 for each additional week, with the performances of the workers, like Uber drivers are covered for the first time.
The package also will get a one-time payment of $ 1,200 per adult and $ 500 per child directly to the public.
Large-scale economic aid package will provide a$367 million plan for a small business to keep that wage at the same time, workers are forced to stay at home. The last question is closely related to 500 million for guarantees, subsidized loans to larger industries, including a fight on how generous it is with the airline, given that the Democrats want them to comply with new carbon emissions limits.
The Republicans also won inclusion of an”employee retention”tax credit is estimated to provide $ 50 billion of the company retained employee payroll, and cover 50% of the workers salary. The company may further defer the payment of the 6. 2% Social Security payroll tax.
Other provisions, according to the summary, including 100 million dollars for direct assistance to the health care institution against the crisis; more than 4 billion dollars to health institutions;$200 million to help nursing homes cope with the challenges; the$45 million the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s disaster relief Fund, millions more Federal Emergency Management Agency grants; and $ 400 million for electoral assistance, to help States expand early voting and vote by mail options.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, said Republicans will meet at noon on Wednesday, but did not set a time for a vote.
“The Democrats finally put”Yes”for an answer,”Connell said in his statement on the Senate early Wednesday morning. “Help on the road”is.
“After several days of intense discussion, the Senate has reached a bipartisan agreement on a historic relief package for the epidemic,”he continued. “It will be emergency of new resources to the frontline of the national health care battle. It has injected billions of dollars of cash into the economy as quickly as possible to help American workers, families, small businesses and industry make it through this interruption and appeared on the other side ready to soar.”
The Minister of Finance Steven Mnuchin, who is smiling after Cornell left the floor, told reporters:”this is a very important bipartisan legislation, it will be very important to help American workers, American business and personnel across the United States. Therefore, we could not be more pleased. I’ve been President, many times, today, he was very pleased with this legislation is the impact it will have.”
At the same time, the House may seek to pass legislation by unanimous consent, because many members are not in Washington-however, a single member can ruin this plan.
The house with unanimous consent in the 1918 flu pandemic.
Fox News’Chad Pergram, Carolyn McKee, John Roberts and The Associated Press has this report.