‘Lame Duck’ U.S. Congress to Grapple with Coronavirus Aid, Budget Bills

Reuters, Nov. 4, 2020–Richard Cowan, Susan Cornwell
The push in the U.S. Congress for a major new coronavirus aid bill got a post-election boost on Wednesday when Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell put his weight behind passage by the end of this year and opened the door to considering a key Democratic priority.