Congress pauses stimulus talks. Now what?

As lawmakers adjourn for the summer recess, where does that leave us?

Aug 19, 2020 | Editorial | Politics | The economy
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Congress hits the summer break(s)

As unemployment benefits expired in July, optimists hoped that a deal could be reached by the first week of August. Instead, budgeting disagreements between Democratic legislators and the Trump Administration left a stimulus deal still in negotiating stages as Congress adjourned for their summer recess...

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