Sen. Mitch McConnell and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries discuss the partisan impasse on CARES

'They’re saying all or nothing’ on CARES 2

Sen. Mitch McConnell and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries discuss the partisan impasse on CARES
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is set to propose a stimulus plan as a way of negotiating with Democrats who have a more sweeping plan.

Washington, D.C. – On Gray Television’s “Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren” Greta interviewed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and this morning, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY 8th district) discussed the latest virus relief package negotiations sayi “We need a transformational intervention” and Senate republicans “..don’t even have the votes amongst themselves to try to find common ground.” His plan for opening schools would provide a “comprehensive infrastructure of testing, tracing, treatment, social distancing protocols that are uniformly adopted throughout the country.” The full transcript is below.

In his interview, Senator McConnell discussed the current stalemate in the CARES Act negotiations, the success of mail-in voting in Kentucky and he would not be for moving U.S. Troops moving out of Germany and full support of NATO.

Bloomberg Washington TV anchor and radio host Kevin Cirilli is the featured guest for Full Court Press Overtime.

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Sen. McConnell: ‘I guarantee you the election will be November 3rd of 2020’
Rep. Jeffries: GOP must ‘demonstrate a seriousness before we can agree to any band-aid solution’
Rep. Jeffries on CARES 2: Senate only serious about liability protections for corporations

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