Billy House and Laura Davison

Government, Business

Stimulus Looks Doomed by Parties’ Divergent Goals

Stimulus Pelosi speaks at a past press conference. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press)

Even with the U.S. still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, Washington fell short in delivering more stimulus before the election, whipsawed by President Donald Trump and hobbled by the diverging agendas of the top Republican and Democrat in Congress. Now, voters will help decide what happens next.

October 15, 2020