Mr.Mitch McConnell Majority Leader in the SenateUnited States It said talks between the leaders of Congress had made progress in issuing.Economic stimulus measuresTo remedy people and businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Including provisional budget legislation to avoid government shutdowns due to budget shortages (shutdown)
“We have made significant progress. And I am convinced that we will be able to reach an agreement very soon, ”said McConnell.
Mrs. Nancy Pelosi, President of the US House of Representatives Invited the leaders of Congress to attend yesterday’s meeting To find a way to reach an agreement on the issue The leaders that Mrs. Pelosi invited to the meeting were McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader in the House of Representatives.
In addition, during the said meeting Mrs. Pelosi also made a phone call with US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
If Congress can’t reach an agreement It will cause government agencies to face a shutdown on Dec. 19 and unemployed Americans will not receive compensation from unemployment benefits on Dec. 26.