Biden United Democrats high-level statement, Congress should pass the epidemic response economic assistance plan as soon as possible
On the 20th, the US Democratic presidential candidate Biden and Senate Democratic leader Schumer, and the Speaker of the House of Representatives Pelosi held talks. This is also the first time Biden has met with senior leaders of the Democratic Party since the election. The joint statement issued after the meeting stated that Congress should pass an economic assistance plan to deal with the new crown epidemic as soon as possible.
The joint statement issued by Biden’s office stated that the aid package should include the resources needed to combat the new crown Companies ease the pressure, support state and local governments to provide salaries to front-line employees, expand unemployment insurance, and provide affordable medical services to millions of families.
according toBiden a senior aide revealed that Biden is currently pushing Congress to pass a financial aid plan to deal with the new crown epidemic by the end of the year. The warning states that there is no more room for delay. However, the Republican and Democratic parties in Congress have had huge differences over the scope and funding of this plan for several months.
according toReuters reported that Senate Democratic leader Schumer said on the 19th that Senate Republican leader McConnell has agreed to resume the relevant financial assistance program negotiation. The report also quoted a senior Democratic aide as representing McConnell, Schumer, Pelosi, and House Republican leader McCarthy. The staff met on the 19th to discuss issues such as the economic assistance plan for the new crown epidemic.
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< p style=”text-align:start”>Process editor:Guo Dan