Republicans and Nancy Pelosi HAVE agreed to fund the government through the ...

Steve Mnuchin says Republicans and Nancy Pelosi have agreed to fund the government through the election to avoid a shutdown but are STILL stalled on COVID relief stimulus talks Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that Republicans and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will pass a bill to keep the government open  'We'll do this separately from the CARES Act negotiations,' Mnuchin said on 'Fox News Sunday'  The two sides are still at a standstill on another coronavirus crisis economic relief bill  But Mnuchin said that he expected Congress to pass a continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown that will last through early December  

By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.s. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com

Published: 17:45 BST, 6 September 2020 | Updated: 17:57 BST, 6 September 2020

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that Republicans and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have agreed to pass a bill that would keep the government funded until after the election.

But the two sides still can't come to an agreement about additional stimulus funds to help Americans reeling from the coronavirus crisis. 

'Well, the good news, Bret, is the speaker and I have agreed, we don't want to see a government shutdown. So we've agreed that we are going to do a clean [continuing resolution.] We'll do this separately from the CARES Act negotiations,' Mnuchin told Fox News' Bret Baier on 'Fox News Sunday.' 

Treasurey Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on 'Fox News Sunday' that Republicans and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have a deal and will fund the government through early December, avoiding a shutdown for now

Treasurey Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on 'Fox News Sunday' that Republicans and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have a deal and will fund the government through early December, avoiding a shutdown for now 

Republicans have been hitting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (pictured) for not willing to negotiate on a new coronavirus relief package, something the two side still haven't worked out

Republicans have been hitting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (pictured) for not willing to negotiate on a new coronavirus relief package, something the two side still haven't worked out 

Mnuchin said that while not all the details have been hammered out he expected the bill would fund the government until early

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