'Democrats Cave': Senate Interim Funding Bill for Coronavirus Relief Spurns Progressive Priorities

Progressives exploded in frustration Tuesday as the Senate prepared
to pass an interim funding bill for coronavirus relief that once again
included no funding for the Post Office, food banks, or election
security, and provided no bailout oversight and no funding for states
and cities—leading critics to wonder why Democratic lawmakers refused to
use their leverage and hold up the bill. 

Publisher: Common Dreams | Author: Eoin Higgins

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aid package, covid-19, and democrats
DATE PUBLISHED
2020-04-21 (Modified: 2020-04-21)

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