Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) on Wednesday said the Senate will likely be motivated to work towards a deal on coronavirus relief shortly after next week’s Republican National Convention, with a deal hopefully soon after Labor Day.

Speaking with POLITICO's Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman, the former vice presidential hopeful criticized President Donald Trump’s recent executive actions on coronavirus relief as "insufficient and unworkable and in some ways unconstitutional" and said Republicans would be back to the negotiating table within the coming weeks.

"I actually think there is going to be some motive to really get down to the brass tacks right after the Republican Convention," Kaine said. "It was clear the White House, for some reason, they wanted to go into their convention blaming Democrats."

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