Most states have yet to distribute the extra $300 a week under the president’s executive memorandum, a handful are already running out of funds to pay the additional benefits.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who have reportedly agreed on a plan to avert the shutdown. They have agreed to a “clean” continuing resolution—a short-term funding bill continuing current spending levels. How long would that short-term funding would go? “There is no consensus,”