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house chief of staff mark meadows (7), treasury secretary steven mnuchin (6), the paycheck protection program (6), unemployment insurance (5), unemployment benefits (5)

Stimulus negotiations: Republicans to release their opening offer Thursday

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, after days of intraparty disputes and splits spilling into public view, will move Thursday to unify Republicans behind their initial $1 trillion coronavirus relief proposal.

Republicans Struggling To Finalize Their Next Coronavirus Relief Package

It includes another round of stimulus checks, but the GOP can't seem to agree how to extend unemployment benefits that are due to expire this month.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Global Cases Surge, Stinging Even Places That Seemed to Have Control

Troubling resurgences have hit places around the world that were seen as models in the virus fight. In the U.S., known cases surpassed four million.

Republican Stimulus Talks Stall Over Differences on Unemployment

Disputes over how to extend supplemental jobless benefits — and a White House push for money for a new F.B.I. building — slowed efforts to agree to an opening bid in negotiations with Democrats.

Here’s How Congress Might Replace the Extra $600 Weekly Jobless Benefit

Supplemental checks for laid-off workers are set to expire at month’s end. Republicans and Democrats disagree on what to do next.

White House, GOP kill payroll tax cut but flounder on broader coronavirus bill

Senate Republicans now plan to roll out bill next week after continued fighting over numerous provisions.

Timeline for release of GOP relief proposal is in flux, White House negotiators say

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin called the discussions between White House negotiators and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell “very productive,” but acknowledged that while there is a “fundamental agreement,” both sides still need to review and finalize text – which can be a time consuming process. 

Trump Abruptly Cancels Republican Convention in Florida: ‘It’s Not the Right Time’

After forcing the convention to move from Charlotte to Jacksonville because he wanted a big celebration, President Trump called off the Florida portion, citing the health risks from the coronavirus.

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