SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Every week, Information 3 is taking the time to interrupt down the native impacts of stories coming from Washington, D.C. and Atlanta.
WSAV Washington Correspondent Kellie Meyer joins WSAV NOW Reporter Jon Dowding to debate the newest political information for Jon’s last episode.
The largest hold-up on the COVID-19 aid bundle is an modification to the invoice that may increase the federal minimal wage to $15. Some Senate Democrats have already signaled their hesitation if the modification is included.
Nonetheless, Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi anticipates the invoice might be on the Home ground by early March.
Additionally, Merrick Garland’s affirmation listening to within the U.S. Senate was underway Monday.
Former Georgia Senator David Perdue lately introduced he’s contemplating a run towards Sen. Raphael Warnock in 2022. He’s filed the paperwork to do so.
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