U.S. negotiators say have not reached coronavirus stimulus deal, but close to it


WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said they had not reached an agreement on Monday on a sweeping coronavirus stimulus deal, but had made progress.

Schumer told reporters at the U.S. Capitol the Senate could vote on a potential stimulus deal, expected to be worth $2 trillion, as soon as Tuesday.

Reporting by Patricia Zengerle; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman