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Whitehouse said he is still pressing for details because he's been assured it did not come from House or Senate Democrats. Mnuchin said he would respond to this letter, according to Whitehouse.
@HolmesJosh I wish it had something to do with a sense of style but it unfortunately was out of necessity: I couldn’t turn on the recorder on my phone while wearing the glove
There was discussion that the existing 18,000 tests from Abbot aren't being fully utilized. Sources in both parties say more needs to be done to get to widespread test availability.
#BREAKING : The White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2-trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic, capping days of marathon negotiations that produced the far-reaching measure.
Pelosi stepping up her criticism. “The president - his denial at the beginning was deadly. His delaying of getting equipment to where it’s needed is deadly ... I don’t know what the scientists said to him: When did this president know about this and what did he know?” @jaketapper