With the suspension of evictions expired, millions of American families face the risk of being evicted from their homes as of today "Saturday, July 31, 2021"; She has not been able to pay the rent for several months due to the Corona pandemic.
A parliamentary committee suggested extending the deadline until December 31, but this offer did not get enough support, especially among Democrats, so it was then proposed to extend the grace period until October 18.
House Democratic Speaker Nancy Pelosi lamented that no Republican had supported the measure.
"It is very disappointing that House and Senate Republicans have refused to work with us on this issue," Pelosi said.
The members of the House of Representatives began their recess, which continues until the end of August, to be followed by the members of the Senate after a week; This dashes the hope of reaching an agreement quickly.