House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday did not rule out impeaching President Trump or Attorney General William Barr if the Senate tries to push through a Supreme Court nomination during a lame-duck session if Joe Biden wins the November election.
"If we get a stimulus package and you're out of the market, you will feel awful," CNBC's Jim Cramer said on Thursday.
U.S. airline CEOs met with a top White House official to plead for billions in more aid as the current round is set to expire.
Technology stocks were set to resume their recent sell-off with the so-called FANG block all dipping at least 1% in today's premarket.
Dow futures pointed to major declines at Thursday's open after the Labor Department's weekly report showed fewer than expected but persistently high new jobless claims.
The coronavirus stimulus measure may not get support in the Democratic-held House, as Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushes for a comprehensive relief bill.
President Trump is now pushing Republicans to embrace more coronavirus stimulus spending as a stalemate over a fifth relief bill drags on.
Gold prices fell on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve pledged to keep rates low until at least 2023.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday morning that she remains opposed to Republican efforts to pass a smaller version of her party's stimulus plan.
Senate Republicans attempted to pass a more narrow coronavirus stimulus bill, but Democrats blocked the plan.
The GOP's so-called "skinny" bill could be voted on this week.
Mitch McConnell called the coronavirus stimulus bill the Senate plans to vote on "targeted," but did not give details about what it includes.
Schumer criticized a new Republican coronavirus stimulus bill expected to address unemployment insurance, small business loans and school funding.
Pelosi and Mnuchin spoke about coronavirus stimulus, but they still stand far apart on how much they want to spend to combat the pandemic.
The dollar bounced off two-year lows on Wednesday as U.S. data pointed to a firm manufacturing activity, while the euro retreated from its highest levels since 2018 on profit-taking.
"There are some winners in the economy and the average looks OK, but there are still huge losers versus those winners, and that's a big societal challenge," Bridgewater Associates co-CIO Greg Jensen told CNBC.
Talks between the White House and Democratic leaders broke down last month after the two sides failed to agree on the terms of a Covid-19 relief bill.
Democrat Joe Biden "seems like a good man, but we've got to make sure he's strong and resolute in his views," Leon Cooperman told CNBC.
Almost 30 million Americans are still collecting jobless benefits.
Gold jumped on Friday, a day after a steep sell-off, as the U.S. dollar weakened and the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a prolonged low interest rate strategy.