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Trump halts Covid relief bill negotiations as government outbreak grows

14 days ago   |   By NBC News

President Trump tweeted that he's halting negotiations on a Covid-19 relief bill until after the election, sending the markets into a spiral. The coronavirus outbreak in the federal government continues to grow, with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff now quarantining after a Coast Guard official tested positive.
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Trump halts COVID-19 relief talks until after election

14 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

President Trump on Tuesday called an abrupt end to negotiations with Democrats over additional COVID-19 relief, delaying action until after the election despite ominous warnings from his own Federal Reserve chairman about the deteriorating conditions in the economy.
Trump tweeted that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was “not negotiating in good faith” and said he's asked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to direct all his focus before the election into confirming his U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett.
“I have instructed my representatives to stop negotiating until after the...
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