Lisa Mascaro and Andrew Taylor

Government, Business

Pelosi Presses GOP to Quickly Negotiate Virus Aid With Democrats

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, left, accompanied by Rep. Dwight Evans. right, listens to a reporter's question on July 24. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, left, accompanied by Rep. Dwight Evans. right, listens to a reporter's question on July 24. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press)

Deadlines looming, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi implored Republicans and the White House on July 27 to come quickly to the negotiating table with Democrats over the next coronavirus relief package to prevent unemployment assistance and an eviction moratorium from expiring for millions of Americans.

Lisa Mascaro and Andrew Taylor | Associated Press
July 27, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

Democrats’ $3 Trillion New Virus Bill Aids States, Essential Workers

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during a Capitol Hill news conference May 7. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during a Capitol Hill news conference May 7. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press)

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a more than $3 trillion coronavirus aid package May 12, providing nearly $1 trillion for states and cities, “hazard pay” for essential workers and a new round of cash payments to individuals.

Lisa Mascaro and Andrew Taylor | Associated Press
May 12, 2020