Most of time Congress HAS TO have a deadline to get critical things done…
But the last minute amendments are the sticking points and holdouts as members try get over with their wants…..
They now have another 2 days to make deals and try to get a bill that will pass Both house’s of Congress and a President not interested in much of this…..
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) said Friday evening that there were “still some significant issues outstanding” in the way of a coronavirus relief deal. Hoyer added that House lawmakers should not expect to vote earlier than Sunday at 1 p.m. The two-day funding measure passed the House by a 320 to 60 vote margin, with all the no votes coming from Republican lawmakers and Rep. Justin Amash (L-Mich.).
The measure passed the Senate unanimously. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) temporarily held up the vote and on the Senate floor urged lawmakers to approve another round of stimulus payments, but quickly withdrew his objections after a short speech….