Mnuchin says he will speak to Pelosi this afternoon about government funding and more stimulus. He spoke to Trump and Republican leadership this AM. "We support targeted quick relief," he said.
Mnuchin and Powell on Tuesday are slated to testify before the Republican-run Senate Banking Committee, giving their latest assessment of the federal government’s response to the coronavirus crisis:
NEW … TOM COTTON is whipping up opposition to the Pelosi-Mnuchin bill. After Fox and Friends this AM, the Arkansas Republican’s LD sent an email to his fellow LDs urging the Senate to adopt its OWN plan.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin went on CNN in December and claimed that the Republican tax bill would raise taxes on the wealthy. Now that study after study has shown just how untrue that is, I asked him today if he'd like to amend his claim. He declined.
Republican Sen. Pat Roberts offers a Valium to Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden at Steven Mnuchin's confirmation hearing