US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has all but shut the door on President Donald Trump’s push for $2,000 COVID-19 relief cheques, declaring Congress has provided enough pandemic support.
- Republican leader says Senate would consider “smart targeted aid” if required
- President Donald Trump has lost an argument with Republicans even president-elect Joe Biden supported
- Republicans warn refusal to provide more aid could jeopardise Georgia Senate runoffs
The Republican leader made clear…