State budget shortfalls are expected to total about $555 billion through 2022—a bigger drop than in the worst years of the Great Recession—according to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
"Slavery was not a 'necessary evil.' It was a crime against humanity, anchored in kidnap, rape, torture, lynching and the systematic oppression," Representative Hakeem Jeffries said.
The Senate majority leader faces a battle to get lawmakers on board amid competing issues and priorities.
"The check is there, the re-employment bonus is there," White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said.
"I do think the odds favor a big increase in job creation and a big reduction in unemployment," White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said.
"The majority of Republicans are now no different than socialist Democrats when it comes to debt," Senator Rand Paul said.
The Senate's Republican leadership has been discussing what plans to enact next amid surges in coronavirus cases.
Only two of the next 10 highest-spending nations are rivals of the U.S.; China and Russia. But the U.S. annually spends more than twice as much as both nations combined.
Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley said the use of federal police actions in Portland was "a gross violation of Americans' civil rights."
"This gross violation of Americans' civil rights must end immediately," said Oregon Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley.
Senate Republican Party campaigns have broken multiple fundraising records this year as they look to hold onto their slim majority.
Democrats hope to flip at least four seats while maintaining all their current seats in order to take control of the Senate.
Rubio deleted the original tweet and then shared a video of himself with Lewis at a Martin Luther King celebration.
John Lewis played an integral part in the passage of the Voting Rights Act in 1965.
The HEROES Act was passed by the House in May, with measures included for another round of direct payments to be made.
"These measures are essential for our economy to recover, avoid mass layoffs and protect millions of workers," the organizations wrote.
Tuberville, a former football coach, defeated Jeff Sessions in a contested runoff to clinch the Republican nomination.
Tommy Tuberville defeated former Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the GOP Alabama primary, having been heavily backed by the president.
The Senate is yet to back a further relief package, despite the House having previously supported a further such bill amid the pandemic.
A flip in Texas would be huge for Democrats as they seek to regain control in the Senate, where Republicans currently hold a 53-to-47 majority.
President Trump endorsed former football coach Tommy Tuberville ahead of Tuesday's runoff.
The Bangor residents set up a voter registration booth at the "retirement party" demonstration in Maine.
"And he's great, Lou Saban, what a great job he's done," President Donald Trump said Monday, apparently referencing current Alabama football coach Nick Saban.
"There's never been a better time to be a Texas Democrat," a party spokesperson told Newsweek ahead of Tuesday's primary.
Sessions called his opponent Tommy Tuberville "cowardly to debate," in response to Trump's tweet.
With less than four months until Election Day, forecasters see the race for the chamber at a 50-50 standstill.
"Unless there is some dramatic change, a week from today Tommy Tuberville is soon to be the junior senator from Alabama," a political consultant told Newsweek.
The latest attack advert from the group of anti-Trump Republican strategists took aim at a list of 14 senators.
Senator Graham has not yet released his fundraising numbers for the second quarter of 2020.
When talking about another stimulus check, Mitch McConnell referenced "people who make about $40,000 or less."