President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are at odds over key parts of the next fiscal stimulus package [Politico].
Republicans are likely to tie coronavirus aid to the states to schools reopening [WaPo].
Economists say the next stimulus bill must be at least $1 trillion or the U.S. could head off a fiscal cliff [Bloomberg].
Three vaccine developers are reporting promising results for a potential vaccine against coronavirus [NYT].
A surge in the number of cases is overwhelming labs and delaying results. Labs are racing to ramp up their capacity [CNN].
White House briefings resume Tuesday
President Trump says he's bringing back regular coronavirus briefings from the White House [CNN].
President Trump called wearing masks "patriotic" after refusing to wear one for months [CNBC].
Democrats in Congress are demanding the FBI brief all lawmakers about a "foreign influence campaign" targeting lawmakers. The FBI is warning that Sen. Ron Johnson's probe into allegations against Hunter Biden is an effort to "launder" disinformation ahead of the 2020 election [Politico].
Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden says he is receiving intelligence briefings and is warning of Russian interference ahead of the 2020 election [Bloomberg].
President Trump says he will send federal law enforcement forces to more cities, including Chicago, to counter unrest [NYT].
The presence of unidentified federal agents in Portland is raising red flags among state and local leaders [AP].
Republicans in Congress said they would move quickly to fill a Supreme Court vacancy this year, even if it happens after the November election [CNN].