THIS WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks to members of the media after meeting with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows as they continue to negotiate a coronavirus relief package on Capitol Hill, Aug. 7, 2020, in Washington.

Schumer denounces 'paltry' and 'unworkable' Trump coronavirus executive actions

Schumer also called for declassifying election interference intelligence.
August 09
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Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow speaks to the media at the White House, in Washington, July 27, 2020.

Kudlow defends Trump's executive actions against accusations they are ineffective

The WH economic adviser didn't rule out fresh negotiations with Democrats.
August 09
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, July 31, 2020.

Speaker Pelosi blames Trump, GOP for deadlock in coronavirus relief negotiations

Pelosi also said she doesn’t have confidence in Birx as adviser to the president
August 02
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin leaves Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi's office, followed by White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, after a meeting with Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the eve of the expiration of the CARES Act on July 30, 2020, in Washington.

Mnuchin pushes back on Pelosi: We need 'balance' between debt, coronavirus relief

In a separate "This Week" interview, Pelosi blamed the GOP for relief deadlock.
August 02
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Mark Meadows exits Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, on May 14, 2020.

WH official shares unemployment benefits plan; pins recovery on therapeutics, vaccine

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows appeared on ABC's "This Week."
July 26
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Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham speaks during a news conference on immigration to condemn the Trump Administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, outside the US Capitol in Washington, June 13, 2018.

Governor says she’d be willing to work with federal officers but timing is ‘suspect’

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham appeared on ABC's "This Week."
July 26
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Rep. Karen Bass speaks at a press briefing prior to the House Vote on the Police Reforms Bill on Capitol Hill on June 25, 2020, in Washington D.C.

To honor John Lewis' legacy, need to pass voting rights act: Rep. Karen Bass

Reps. Karen Bass and Val Demings appeared on ABC's "This Week."
July 19

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