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Pelosi: Trump COVID-19 Diagnosis Changes Dynamic of Stimulus Negotiations

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said President Donald Trumps COVID-19 diagnosis could change the negotiations around stimulus talks. “This kind of changes the dynamic because here [Republicans] see the reality of what we have been saying all along. This is a vicious virus,” the California Democrat said in a news interview on Friday. It came after the House passed Democrats $2.2 trillion proposal on Thursday night, while Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has offered a $1.6 trillion package. That proposal included $500 billion in aid for states and cities, $1,200 stimulus payments, and $600 weekly unemployment benefits. Stimulus talks between Pelosi and the White House broke Read More From Source

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