Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., rejected the prospect of a pandemic relief package worth between $1.8 trillion and $2.2 trillion, saying Senate Republicans "think half a trillion dollars, highly targeted, is the best way to go." McConnell made the comment after President Donald Trump indicated willingness to increase his current $1.8 trillion offer for the next relief bill as talks continue between the White House and Democrats.
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