The House speaker, however, stopped short of saying whether Democrats would mount legal challenges against the measures.
The postmaster general offered a gloomy picture of the agency while also claiming it is prepared for an increase in mail-in ballots in November.
Conservatives recoiled at the prospect of another Pelosi-brokered agreement with a whopping deficit-financed cost.
Democrats could scrap the rule if they retake the Senate in November.
The lapse in benefits would be devastating not only to the economy but also to those Americans still struggling to pay bills on time, including rent.
A "lawless president" treats American justice like his "personal plaything," says Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.
“This is nothing but typical bluster,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said after Trump threatened to veto the defense spending bill.
Police reform seems likely to join gun control and immigration as issues where Americans overwhelmingly support changes, but Congress is unable or unwilling to do anything.
“This bill is not salvageable," Sens. Chuck Schumer, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris wrote in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Both in New York and nationally, the Democratic leader is trying to guide candidates through ideological currents he’ll have to navigate in 2022.