Mnuchin and Pelosi Revive Hope for Aid Talks

Christel Deskins

Here’s what you need to know: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifying before the Senate on Thursday.Credit…Pool photo by Drew Angerer Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that he and Speaker Nancy Pelosi agreed to resume talks on another economic relief package amid concerns that the recovery will soon sputter […]

Black community leaders demand Cleveland, Cuyahoga County and Ohio rescind development aid for Sherwin-Williams headquarters, research center

Christel Deskins

CLEVELAND, Ohio – In an open letter, three leaders of the Black community in Cleveland have demanded that public assistance granted to the Sherwin-Williams Co. for construction of its new headquarters and research center be rescinded. © Marvin Fong The Plain Dealer/Marvin Fong, The Plain Dealer/cleveland.com/TNS In an open letter, […]

Another coronavirus aid package is probably ‘not happening’ after August jobs report and deal to avoid government shutdown, analyst says

Christel Deskins

CAPITOL REPORT © Getty Images Artworks calling for relief from Congress are displayed last month on grass by the U.S. Capitol building. Friday’s jobs report makes it more likely that Washington won’t deliver another big coronavirus aid package before the November election, according to some analysts. Load Error The better-than-expected […]