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Mitch McConnell says Congress should redirect unspent stimulus money to prop up small businesses, backing Mnuchin in his fight against the Fed

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell issued a statement on Friday afternoon supporting Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s call for Congress to repurpose unspent stimulus money — and backing the Trump administration in its extraordinary clash against the Federal Reserve.

McConnell said “there is an obvious right use” for the unused funds. He argued it should be directed at “urgent, important, and targeted relief measures” that Republicans have sought for months over repeated Democratic objections they are not enough to stem the hardship 

“American workers should not lose their jobs needlessly when a second round of the details ⇒

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