McConnell says no COVID-19 bill likely before Election Day Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told an audience in Kentucky that he doesn’t see a deal coming together soon out of a "murky" situation in which the participants in the negotiations are elbowing for political advantage. Democrats and Republicans rip into the White House's $1.8 trillion stimulus offer, dampening chances of $1,200 stimulus checks and coronavirus relief before the electionOdds are diminishing for a coronavirus relief package before November as Democrats and Senate Republicans lambasted the Trump administration's plan. Pelosi dismisses latest White House coronavirus aid offer - The Boston GlobeHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Saturday dismissed the latest White House offer in COVID-19 aid talks as “one step forward, two steps back,” but said she is still hopeful that progress can be made toward a deal. White House ups virus aid offer and resumes talks with PelosiThe White House is boosting its offer in up-and-down COVID-19 aid talks Friday in hopes of an agreement before Election Day, even as President Donald Trump White House virus aid offer is panned by Pelosi, Senate GOPWASHINGTON (AP) — A new White House coronavirus aid offer got bad reviews from both ends of the political spectrum on Saturday. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., rejected the most... Prospects for more stimulus checks, coronavirus relief fade as latest offer from Trump draws opposition from Republicans and DemocratsHouse Democrats and Senate Republicans simultaneously indicating they could not support the latest covid relief package from the White House, suggesting the chances for a deal before the election are growing extremely remote.