HILL TAX BRIEFING: Lawmakers Return to Debate Relief Plans

July 20, 2020, 10:05 AM

Lawmakers return to the Capitol today with weeks remaining before the August recess. Top of their agenda: another coronavirus relief package.

The contours of that plan will take shape in the coming days, and rising virus cases across the country add pressure to an already charged debate. It’s also seen as the last chance to boost the economy before the November election. The success of negotiations will depend on how all sides can hash out their top priorities.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is expected to release a bill this week, which will serve as a marker for ...

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