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McConnell Moves to Head Off Stimulus Deal as Pelosi Reports Progress

NYTimes.com Tuesday, 20 October 2020
The top Senate Republican told colleagues that he had advised the White House against striking a pre-election deal with Democrats to deliver pandemic aid, fearing political repercussions.
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