House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are working on a omnibus spending bill that includes COVID-19 assistance. The government will run out of money by the end of the week and a one-week stopgap spending bill may be needed to provide more time for negotiations. North Dakota Senator John Hoeven indicates agricultural assistance is part of the overall package.
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