Tensions rise as $2 trillion virus aid stalls in Washington


PAKISTAN.
ALL NINE COUNTRIES ARE ALL NINE COUNTRIES ARE
EXPERIENCING WIDESPREAD CORONA EXPERIENCING WIDESPREAD CORONA
VIRUS OUT BREAKS. VIRUS OUT BREAKS.
SOME BREAKING NEWS FROM THE SOME BREAKING NEWS FROM THE
CAPITOL HILL, DISCUSSIONS STALL CAPITOL HILL, DISCUSSIONS STALL
ON THE SENATE FLOOR TONIGHT ON ON THE SENATE FLOOR TONIGHT ON
THAT NEARLY $2 TRILLION ECONOMIC THAT NEARLY $2 TRILLION ECONOMIC
RESCUE PACKAGE. RESCUE PACKAGE.
LAWMAKERS HAVE BEEN TRYING TO LAWMAKERS HAVE BEEN TRYING TO
NEGOTIATE THIS THING SINCE LAST NEGOTIATE THIS THING SINCE LAST
WEEK. WEEK.
NEWS 6’S LAUREN IS LIVE IN THE NEWS 6’S LAUREN IS LIVE IN THE
NEWSROOM WITH WHERE THINGS STAND NEWSROOM WITH WHERE THINGS STAND
TONIGHT. TONIGHT.
>>Reporter: MATT AS FAMILY>>Reporter: MATT AS FAMILY
WORKERS AND BUSINESSES CONTINUE WORKERS AND BUSINESSES CONTINUE
TO STRUGGLE, A CORONA VIRUS TO STRUGGLE, A CORONA VIRUS
VIRUS AID PACKAGE HAS STILL NOT VIRUS AID PACKAGE HAS STILL NOT
PASSED. PASSED.
THE PRESIDENT SAYING TONIGHT, THE PRESIDENT SAYING TONIGHT,
THIS SHOULD NOT BE A TIME FOR THIS SHOULD NOT BE A TIME FOR
POLITICAL AGENDAS. POLITICAL AGENDAS.
>>PRESIDENT TRUMP: THIS WAS A>>PRESIDENT TRUMP: THIS WAS A
MEDICAL PROBLEM. MEDICAL PROBLEM.
WE ARE NOT GOING TO LET IT TURN WE ARE NOT GOING TO LET IT TURN
INTO A LONG LASTING FINANCIAL INTO A LONG LASTING FINANCIAL
PROBLEM. PROBLEM.
>>THE PRESIDENT IN WHAT’S>>THE PRESIDENT IN WHAT’S
BECOME DAILY ADDRESSES TO THE BECOME DAILY ADDRESSES TO THE
NATION AMID CORONA VIRUS, SAYS NATION AMID CORONA VIRUS, SAYS
CONGRESS MUST DEMONSTRATE CONGRESS MUST DEMONSTRATE
BIPARTISAN SHIP TO PUSH AN AID BIPARTISAN SHIP TO PUSH AN AID
PACKAGE FORWARD. PACKAGE FORWARD.
IT SEEKS TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO IT SEEKS TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO
AMERICAN FAMILIES, WORKERS AND AMERICAN FAMILIES, WORKERS AND
BUSINESSES. BUSINESSES.
>>PRESIDENT TRUMP: WE ARE GOING>>PRESIDENT TRUMP: WE ARE GOING
TO SAVE AMERICAN WORKERS. TO SAVE AMERICAN WORKERS.
AND WE’RE GOING TO SAVE THEM AND WE’RE GOING TO SAVE THEM
QUICKLY. QUICKLY.
THE STIMULUS PACKAGE HAS FAILED THE STIMULUS PACKAGE HAS FAILED
TWICE TO MOVE FORWARD. TWICE TO MOVE FORWARD.
SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI COMMENTING. SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI COMMENTING.
>>THE SENATE REPUBLICAN BILL>>THE SENATE REPUBLICAN BILL
PUTS CORPORATIONS FIRST. PUTS CORPORATIONS FIRST.
BUT BECAUSE OF THE INSIST ANT OF BUT BECAUSE OF THE INSIST ANT OF
THE PROGRESS HAS BEEN MADE. THE PROGRESS HAS BEEN MADE.
>>Reporter: MITCH MCCONAL>>Reporter: MITCH MCCONAL
CALLING OUT DEMOCRATS FOR THE CALLING OUT DEMOCRATS FOR THE
DECLAY LAY. DECLAY LAY.
>>IF ONE SENATOR OBJECTED TAKE>>IF ONE SENATOR OBJECTED TAKE
US ALL THE WAY TO THE END OF THE US ALL THE WAY TO THE END OF THE
WEEK TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM. WEEK TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM.
>>Reporter: FLORIDA LAWMAKERS>>Reporter: FLORIDA LAWMAKERS
WEIGHING IN ON THE STIMULUS WEIGHING IN ON THE STIMULUS
BILL. BILL.
ROCK SCOTT SAYING I BELIEVE THE ROCK SCOTT SAYING I BELIEVE THE
DOLLARS SHOULD BE GOING TO DOLLARS SHOULD BE GOING TO
PEOPLE AND SMALL BUSINESSES THAT PEOPLE AND SMALL BUSINESSES THAT
NOO IT THE MOST, NOT BIG NOO IT THE MOST, NOT BIG
CORPORATIONS. CORPORATIONS.
SENATOR RUBIO ALSO COMMENTING, SENATOR RUBIO ALSO COMMENTING,
SAYING GIVEN ALL THE ECONOMIC SAYING GIVEN ALL THE ECONOMIC
SUFFERING PEOPLE ARE FACING, I SUFFERING PEOPLE ARE FACING, I
SIMPLY CAN’T IMAGINE WE END SIMPLY CAN’T IMAGINE WE END
TODAY WITHOUT PASSING A DEAL, TODAY WITHOUT PASSING A DEAL,
THE AT ATTORNEYIVE IS TOO OR RIF THE AT ATTORNEYIVE IS TOO OR RIF
I CAN. I CAN.
>>IT WILL BE THE THIRD BILL IN>>IT WILL BE THE THIRD BILL IN
THE RESPONSE TO THE CORONA THE RESPONSE TO THE CORONA
VIRUS. VIRUS.
AND THE AID PACKAGE WILL DELIVER AND THE AID PACKAGE WILL DELIVER
1200 FOR ADULTS UP TO $75,000 1200 FOR ADULTS UP TO $75,000
AND 24 FOR COUPLES MAKING UP TO AND 24 FOR COUPLES MAKING UP TO
$150,000. $150,000.
AND CHILDREN WILL GET $500 EACH.

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