Tuesday on PBS’s “NewsHour,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) mentioned President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers did not “really accepted the gravity of the situation,” referring to the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.
Host Judy Woodruff asked, “To give us a sense of where things stand, I’m joined by the Democrats’ leading negotiator. She is the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi. Madam Speaker, welcome back to the Newshour. In short, exactly where do issues stand? We just heard Secretary Mnuchin is saying you are aiming for a deal this week. What does it appear like from your perspective?