Biden won an early victory in March when he signed the USD 1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package into law.
In a letter to her colleagues sent on Sunday, Pelosi said the House Democrats will introduce a resolution on Monday urging Vice President Mike Pence to "convene and mobilise the Cabinet to activate the 25th Amendment
With a record more than 100 million Americans having voted ahead of Election Day due to the Covid-19 pandemic, definitive final results could easily take hours or even days to be tabulated.
More than 225,000 have died from the coronavirus, while lockdowns have left millions in economic dire straits. Racial wounds, bared during a summer of protests, fester, while Republicans and Democrats in Washington bicker and backstab.
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The group brings together more than 100 organizations, in particular ones campaigning for the environment and women's and LGBTQ rights, but also at least one group of anti-Trump Republicans.
Trump has upped his offer to $1.8 trillion or more and insisted Monday that “the Republicans will come along” if a deal is reached.
Rising coronavirus caseloads across the globe have left investors cautious as governments impose restrictions to contain outbreaks.
The Democrats and their presidential candidate Joe Biden are demanding that a nomination to the lifetime post be left until after the election.
Trump needed to sign the stop-gap measure by 11:59 pm Wednesday to avoid a partial government shutdown, as fiscal year 2021 technically begins on October 1.
The legislation was passed in a 305-113 vote, with all of the "no" votes coming from Republicans, Xinhua news agency reported on Wednesday.
"I'm here today to ask you to make it stop. Stop the pain. Stop us from being tired," Philonise Floyd said at the hearing on Wednesday.
Trump's comments come as the House prepares to pass more than $300 billion in further coronavirus economic rescue and medical response funding and Democrats push for another massive stimulus bill.
Over half the US population is now under some form of lockdown as authorities nationwide seek to stem the outbreaks.
"The high-frequency data will confirm we're in a horrible vortex of the fastest and most substantial rise in the US unemployment in modern financial history."
The futures on the main US stock exchange indicators were dropping around four percent or more, indicating that Wall Street could open sharply lower.
Top-level negotiations between U.S. Congress and the White House continued after the Senate voted against advancing the $2 trillion economic rescue package.
Hundreds of thousands of Americans are expected to lose their jobs at least temporarily because of the closing of businesses under government orders and due to fall off in customers.