President Trump on Thursday reissued his call for Congress to pass stimulus legislation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, claiming in a tweet that he was “ready to sign” a bill.

In an early morning message, the president took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi claiming that she “couldn’t care less about the American People or the great American Worker” and urging her to “approve needed STIMULUS now.”

“Republicans are ready to go, I am ready to sign!!!” the president added.

On Thursday morning, President Trump joined Stuart Varney speaking on a variety of topics including the COVID-19 stimulus legislation. Trump has cast blame on Pelosi and House Democrats for failing to reach another deal with Republicans amid the ongoing pandemic, which has shuttered businesses across the country and left many Americans struggling to afford food and rent.

Trending: Video: Funeral Hearse Labeled “Democrat Cemetery Vote Collector” Follows Biden/Harris Campaign Bus

Advocates of a new COVID-19 stimulus bill have called for immediate aid to low-income Americans, including a second round of $1,200 checks to every American.

WATCH:

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday cast doubt on the prospects of getting another COVID-19 relief package deal approved before Election Day.

“I’d say at this point getting something done before the election and executing on that would be difficult,” he said at a conference.

Should Trump appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the Bidens?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Completing this poll entitles you to 100 Percent Fed Up updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime with a single click. Here's our Privacy Policy.

Mnuchin has been negotiating a deal with Pelosi for months. Most recently, he upped the White House offer to $1.8 trillion, getting closer to the latest Democratic request of $2.2 trillion.

Join The Conversation. Leave a Comment.