Where cases stand in Washington
Washington talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money are teetering on the brink of collapse after a marathon meeting in the Capitol Thursday night generated a wave of recriminations but little progress on the top issues confronting negotiators.
“There’s a handful of very big issues that we are still very far apart” on, said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who depicted a stalemate on aid to states and local governments and renewing supplemental unemployment benefits.
Eli Sevener was a star athlete for the Puyallup High School Vikings. And what happened isn’t supposed to happen to young people.
But, COVID 19 has claimed Sevener’s life at 19. The word went out over Twitter from his brother Zach on Wednesday.