President Donald Trump made it clear Monday night that he was not going to sign a coronavirus relief bill that Democrats had filled with policies and pork that would never have made it past Republicans in a normal legislative session.
“Republicans had a deal until Nancy Pelosi rode into town from her extended vacation,” Trump tweeted about the bill. “The Democrats want the Virus to win? They are asking for things that have nothing to do with our great workers or companies. They want Open Borders & Green New Deal. Republicans shouldn’t agree!”
The Democrat House bill included requirements for same-day voter registration and provisions of the Green New Deal, which never had enough Democrat support to even pass the House.
“This will never be approved by me, or any other Republican!” Trump tweeted further.
Even CNN and MSNBC blamed Democrats for holding up the sorely needed emergency funding, which will help businesses and hospitals cope with the impact of the virus.
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