They certainly hope an additional coronavirus package would resemble the $3 trillion measure House Democrats advanced in May – the most expensive bill in congressional history.
Such profligate spending is partly why McConnell halted coronavirus spending back in the spring.
“I think the payroll tax cut could be an important part of, among other things, bringing Americans back to work and fueling job growth in the country,” Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia told Mike Emanuel on “Fox News Sunday.”
McConnell long ago said Congress can’t just continue to produce big bills.
Fox News’ Mike Emanuel contributed to this report.