WASHINGTON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The White House and
Democratic lawmakers are closer to an agreement on coronavirus
relief legislation after talks on Wednesday between House
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin,
Pelosi's spokesman said in a statement.
"Today's conversation brings us closer to being able to put
pen to paper to write legislation," Pelosi spokesman Drew
Hammill said. Pelosi and Mnuchin plan to speak again on
Thursday, he said.
(Reporting by Eric Beech
Editing by Chris Reese)