Pelosi said legislation to help airline companies survive the fallout from the coronavirus
Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that legislation to help airlines survive the fallout from the coronavirus is a matter of national security and can only advance in Congress. With guarantees that lawmakers will work on a more comprehensive aid bill.
There was “a clear understanding” that airlines aid had “to be in the context of a fuller bill. They don’t have to happen at the same moment but they have to be happening with the assurance that we will go beyond the assistance to the airlines.” - Pelosi
Earlier, at a weekly press conference, Nancy Pelosi said, "There is no independent bill without a bigger bill."
8 October 2020