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Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propose Americans receive $2,000 monthly payments

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide Americans with $2,000 in payments each month until the U.S. unemployment rate bounces back fro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Democratic lawmakers propos...→

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they intend to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, according to a new poll. Read full article: Only half of Americans say they'd get va...→

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Americans opposed to the stay-at-home orders put in place due to the coronavirus have pointed to Sweden as an example of what the U.S. should be doing, but Swe [...] Read full article: Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to ...→

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

A recent Ipsos survey found that 32% of Americans have witnessed someone blaming people of Asian descent for the virus. Read full article: Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Ame...→

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro came to the defense of Dr. Anthony Fauci Wednesday, and cautioned his critics against blaming the public health expert ins [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci critici...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Banks are offering plenty of leeway on paying bills during coronavirus, but consumers who have cash should still pay off everything they can because they’ll sa [...] Read full article: Consumer watchdog on the job as American...→

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats included funding for state and local governments, more direct payments to individuals, money to expand testing and contact tracing, provisions for th [...] Read full article: Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus rel...→

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans introduced a resolution Friday urging Attorney General William Barr to review orders issued by state and local leaders in response [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down...→

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

As many as 75,000 Americans could die because of drug or alcohol misuse and suicide as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to an analysis conducted [...] Read full article: 75,000 Americans at risk of dying from o...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

The IRS clarified to CBS2 that checks sent to someone who died before the receipt of payment should be returned to the IRS. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent T...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

A recent survey by Hospitality Minnesota says that more than half of hospitality businesses may be forced to close permanently in the next two months because o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups P...→

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

The mental toll of lockdowns appears to be growing as many states enter their seventh week of mandatory stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns tak...→

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Though 66 percent of Americans positively rated the COVID-19 responses in South Korea and Germany, only 47 percent of Americans said the U.S. had handled the p [...] Read full article: Americans say South Korea, Germany handl...→

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

As Americans cope with coronavirus-related stress -- facing a public health and economic crisis rolled into one -- they are increasingly turning to alcohol and [...] Read full article: Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coro...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that Chinese Americans were the "most angry" at China for failing to contain the coronavirus. Read full article: Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most An...→

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

The U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak has led to "unintended consequences" -- including lost pride for many American workers, TV host Mike Rowe said Sa [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says many Americans workers fe...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

A trio of liberal senators, including former presidential rivals, introduced new coronavirus relief legislation Friday to provide reoccurring $2,000 monthly pa [...] Read full article: Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 mon...→

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

Republicans in the House and Senate introduced legislation this week to have the street in front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D.C., renamed Li Wenlian [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese E...→

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

New York lawmakers are cracking down on a state-funded company that has been accused of not protecting its workers from the coronavirus, The Post has learned. [...] Read full article: Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor wi...→

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

Tuesday on MSNBC, anchor Chris Hayes said President Donald Trump's plan to reopen the country was to let people die of coronavirus  like "warriors on the battl [...] Read full article: MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to L...→

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

The Irish are returning a 173-yeard-old favor to a Native American tribe. An online fundraiser collecting coronavirus relief for the Navajo Nation and Hopi Res [...] Read full article: Irish return a 173-year-old favor by hel...→

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Navajo Nation, the largest Native American territory in the U.S., has the highest per capita infection rate in the country, surpassing that of New York, the wo [...] Read full article: Native Americans are more vulnerable to ...→

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Federal and state lawmakers spoke out Friday about Florida’s troubled unemployment system.  “My simple message is pay the damn claims. Pay them. If you are wor [...] Read full article: Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Stud...→

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

China has condemned legislation proposed and lawsuits filed against Beijing seeking damages for the deaths and economic distress caused by the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Chinese state media predicts retaliation...→

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that the state will receive $523.8 million in emergency federal funding from the U.S. Department of Education to [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in co...→

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "take a pause" on coronavirus relief spending

The Senate Majority Leader also said the U.S. needed to "see what's working" and what stimulus measures weren't working. Read full article: Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "tak...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

A Gallup poll shows what Americans want to get back to normal in the wake of the coronavirus may include hard-to-meet requirements. Read full article: Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough St...→

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...] Read full article: Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000...→

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Questions have been raised as some areas begin to reopen following measures imposed due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Most Americans are concerned coronavirus...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., told the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) that they should try to persuade Americans as if they were in "school" - [...] Read full article: AOC tells democratic socialists to gradu...→

Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in next coronavirus response packages

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., in a letter with other auto state lawmakers: "The projected economic fallout for the industry is grave." Read full article: Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in n...→

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Clinton warned that "Americans will suffer" as the WH signaled it is engaging in "preliminary talks" to shut down the task force. Read full article: Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if...→

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they intend to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, according to a new poll. Read full article: Only half of Americans say they'd get va...→

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Navajo Nation, the largest Native American territory in the U.S., has the highest per capita infection rate in the country, surpassing that of New York, the wo [...] Read full article: Native Americans are more vulnerable to ...→

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Americans opposed to the stay-at-home orders put in place due to the coronavirus have pointed to Sweden as an example of what the U.S. should be doing, but Swe [...] Read full article: Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to ...→

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

China has condemned legislation proposed and lawsuits filed against Beijing seeking damages for the deaths and economic distress caused by the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Chinese state media predicts retaliation...→

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro came to the defense of Dr. Anthony Fauci Wednesday, and cautioned his critics against blaming the public health expert ins [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci critici...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Banks are offering plenty of leeway on paying bills during coronavirus, but consumers who have cash should still pay off everything they can because they’ll sa [...] Read full article: Consumer watchdog on the job as American...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that Chinese Americans were the "most angry" at China for failing to contain the coronavirus. Read full article: Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most An...→

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...] Read full article: Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans introduced a resolution Friday urging Attorney General William Barr to review orders issued by state and local leaders in response [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down...→

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Questions have been raised as some areas begin to reopen following measures imposed due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Most Americans are concerned coronavirus...→

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

Republicans in the House and Senate introduced legislation this week to have the street in front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D.C., renamed Li Wenlian [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese E...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

The IRS clarified to CBS2 that checks sent to someone who died before the receipt of payment should be returned to the IRS. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent T...→

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., told the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) that they should try to persuade Americans as if they were in "school" - [...] Read full article: AOC tells democratic socialists to gradu...→

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

New York lawmakers are cracking down on a state-funded company that has been accused of not protecting its workers from the coronavirus, The Post has learned. [...] Read full article: Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor wi...→

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

A recent survey by Hospitality Minnesota says that more than half of hospitality businesses may be forced to close permanently in the next two months because o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups P...→

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

The Irish are returning a 173-yeard-old favor to a Native American tribe. An online fundraiser collecting coronavirus relief for the Navajo Nation and Hopi Res [...] Read full article: Irish return a 173-year-old favor by hel...→

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Though 66 percent of Americans positively rated the COVID-19 responses in South Korea and Germany, only 47 percent of Americans said the U.S. had handled the p [...] Read full article: Americans say South Korea, Germany handl...→

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Federal and state lawmakers spoke out Friday about Florida’s troubled unemployment system.  “My simple message is pay the damn claims. Pay them. If you are wor [...] Read full article: Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Stud...→

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

A recent Ipsos survey found that 32% of Americans have witnessed someone blaming people of Asian descent for the virus. Read full article: Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Ame...→

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that the state will receive $523.8 million in emergency federal funding from the U.S. Department of Education to [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in co...→

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

As Americans cope with coronavirus-related stress -- facing a public health and economic crisis rolled into one -- they are increasingly turning to alcohol and [...] Read full article: Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coro...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "take a pause" on coronavirus relief spending

The Senate Majority Leader also said the U.S. needed to "see what's working" and what stimulus measures weren't working. Read full article: Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "tak...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats included funding for state and local governments, more direct payments to individuals, money to expand testing and contact tracing, provisions for th [...] Read full article: Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus rel...→

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

A Gallup poll shows what Americans want to get back to normal in the wake of the coronavirus may include hard-to-meet requirements. Read full article: Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough St...→

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

The U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak has led to "unintended consequences" -- including lost pride for many American workers, TV host Mike Rowe said Sa [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says many Americans workers fe...→

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

A trio of liberal senators, including former presidential rivals, introduced new coronavirus relief legislation Friday to provide reoccurring $2,000 monthly pa [...] Read full article: Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 mon...→

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

As many as 75,000 Americans could die because of drug or alcohol misuse and suicide as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to an analysis conducted [...] Read full article: 75,000 Americans at risk of dying from o...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in next coronavirus response packages

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., in a letter with other auto state lawmakers: "The projected economic fallout for the industry is grave." Read full article: Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in n...→

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

Tuesday on MSNBC, anchor Chris Hayes said President Donald Trump's plan to reopen the country was to let people die of coronavirus  like "warriors on the battl [...] Read full article: MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to L...→

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

The mental toll of lockdowns appears to be growing as many states enter their seventh week of mandatory stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns tak...→

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Clinton warned that "Americans will suffer" as the WH signaled it is engaging in "preliminary talks" to shut down the task force. Read full article: Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if...→

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they'd get vaccinated against coronavirus, new poll shows

Only half of Americans say they intend to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, according to a new poll. Read full article: Only half of Americans say they'd get va...→

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Americans say South Korea, Germany handled coronavirus better than U.S., poll shows

Though 66 percent of Americans positively rated the COVID-19 responses in South Korea and Germany, only 47 percent of Americans said the U.S. had handled the p [...] Read full article: Americans say South Korea, Germany handl...→

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Native Americans are more vulnerable to coronavirus—less than 3 percent have been tested

Navajo Nation, the largest Native American territory in the U.S., has the highest per capita infection rate in the country, surpassing that of New York, the wo [...] Read full article: Native Americans are more vulnerable to ...→

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Study Troubled Unemployment System

Federal and state lawmakers spoke out Friday about Florida’s troubled unemployment system.  “My simple message is pay the damn claims. Pay them. If you are wor [...] Read full article: Democratic Lawmakers Asking Feds to Stud...→

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to Emulate Coronavirus Response

Americans opposed to the stay-at-home orders put in place due to the coronavirus have pointed to Sweden as an example of what the U.S. should be doing, but Swe [...] Read full article: Swedes Warn Americans Against Trying to ...→

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

Chinese state media predicts retaliation against GOP lawmakers who sued Beijing over coronavirus

China has condemned legislation proposed and lawsuits filed against Beijing seeking damages for the deaths and economic distress caused by the coronavirus pand [...] Read full article: Chinese state media predicts retaliation...→

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans Spike In Wake Of Coronavirus Pandemic

A recent Ipsos survey found that 32% of Americans have witnessed someone blaming people of Asian descent for the virus. Read full article: Officials: Hate Crimes Against Asian Ame...→

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in coronavirus-related funds

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that the state will receive $523.8 million in emergency federal funding from the U.S. Department of Education to [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania schools receive $523M in co...→

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci criticism: Don't blame him for Democratic lawmakers 'abdicating their duty'

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro came to the defense of Dr. Anthony Fauci Wednesday, and cautioned his critics against blaming the public health expert ins [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro pushes back on Fauci critici...→

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coronavirus stress rises, study shows

As Americans cope with coronavirus-related stress -- facing a public health and economic crisis rolled into one -- they are increasingly turning to alcohol and [...] Read full article: Americans turn to drugs, alcohol as coro...→

Coronavirus: When do Americans think public gatherings will be safe again? | WTOP

Roughly two-thirds of Americans say they don’t think it will be safe for groups of 10 or more people to gather until July or later. Read full article: Coronavirus: When do Americans think pub...→

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

85-year-old grandmother encourages older Americans to use technology during coronavirus outbreak: ‘If I can do it, anyone can’

Retirement community resident Emily Filer is encouraging older Americans to use technology to keep their spirits up and stay connected with their families. Read full article: 85-year-old grandmother encourages older...→

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must

Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "take a pause" on coronavirus relief spending

The Senate Majority Leader also said the U.S. needed to "see what's working" and what stimulus measures weren't working. Read full article: Mitch McConnell says lawmakers must "tak...→

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Consumer watchdog on the job as Americans reel from coronavirus crisis

Banks are offering plenty of leeway on paying bills during coronavirus, but consumers who have cash should still pay off everything they can because they’ll sa [...] Read full article: Consumer watchdog on the job as American...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus relief package

Democrats included funding for state and local governments, more direct payments to individuals, money to expand testing and contact tracing, provisions for th [...] Read full article: Democrats to propose $3T coronavirus rel...→

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most Angry’ at China for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that Chinese Americans were the "most angry" at China for failing to contain the coronavirus. Read full article: Donald Trump: Chinese Americans ‘Most An...→

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough Standards for Back to Normal

A Gallup poll shows what Americans want to get back to normal in the wake of the coronavirus may include hard-to-meet requirements. Read full article: Coronavirus Poll: Americans Set Tough St...→

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled 'nonessential' by coronavirus lockdowns

The U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak has led to "unintended consequences" -- including lost pride for many American workers, TV host Mike Rowe said Sa [...] Read full article: Mike Rowe says many Americans workers fe...→

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000 stimulus checks throughout rest of coronavirus crisis

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Ed Markey have teamed up to introduce a bill to give Americans $2,000 checks every month for the duration of the corona [...] Read full article: Sanders, Harris propose recurring $2,000...→

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payments To Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic

This bill would grant married couples who file together $4,000 and $2,000 for each child up to three -- per month. Read full article: Harris, Sanders Call For $2K/Month Payme...→

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down on strict coronavirus orders

EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans introduced a resolution Friday urging Attorney General William Barr to review orders issued by state and local leaders in response [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers call on Barr to crack down...→

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 monthly payments to Americans

A trio of liberal senators, including former presidential rivals, introduced new coronavirus relief legislation Friday to provide reoccurring $2,000 monthly pa [...] Read full article: Sens. Harris, Sanders propose $2,000 mon...→

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Most Americans are concerned coronavirus restrictions will be lifted too quickly: poll

Questions have been raised as some areas begin to reopen following measures imposed due to the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Most Americans are concerned coronavirus...→

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

75,000 Americans at risk of dying from overdose or suicide due to coronavirus despair, group warns

As many as 75,000 Americans could die because of drug or alcohol misuse and suicide as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to an analysis conducted [...] Read full article: 75,000 Americans at risk of dying from o...→

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese Embassy street for coronavirus whistleblower doctor from Wuhan

Republicans in the House and Senate introduced legislation this week to have the street in front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D.C., renamed Li Wenlian [...] Read full article: GOP lawmakers propose renaming Chinese E...→

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus payments in next stimulus bill: ‘None of this one-time stuff’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D.-Mich., voiced a call for $2,000 monthly payments to everyone for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, hosting an event Thursday to [...] Read full article: Tlaib argues for $2G monthly coronavirus...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds

The IRS clarified to CBS2 that checks sent to someone who died before the receipt of payment should be returned to the IRS. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent T...→

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

AOC tells democratic socialists to gradually 'layer' Americans with ideas like they're in 'school'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., told the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) that they should try to persuade Americans as if they were in "school" - [...] Read full article: AOC tells democratic socialists to gradu...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmakers for extending coronavirus state of emergency

State lawmakers in Michigan filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to compel her to reopen the state's economy after she extended her state of [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer sued by GOP lawmak...→

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor with coronavirus complaints

New York lawmakers are cracking down on a state-funded company that has been accused of not protecting its workers from the coronavirus, The Post has learned. [...] Read full article: Lawmakers crack down on NY contractor wi...→

Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in next coronavirus response packages

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., in a letter with other auto state lawmakers: "The projected economic fallout for the industry is grave." Read full article: Lawmakers seek support for auto aid in n...→

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups Press Lawmakers For Economic Relief

A recent survey by Hospitality Minnesota says that more than half of hospitality businesses may be forced to close permanently in the next two months because o [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Hospitality Groups P...→

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to Let Americans Die from Coronavirus 'Like Warriors on Battlefield'

Tuesday on MSNBC, anchor Chris Hayes said President Donald Trump's plan to reopen the country was to let people die of coronavirus  like "warriors on the battl [...] Read full article: MSNBC's Hayes: Trump Reopen Plan Is to L...→

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns take grim toll on mental health of Americans

The mental toll of lockdowns appears to be growing as many states enter their seventh week of mandatory stay-at-home orders. Read full article: Alex Berenson: Coronavirus lockdowns tak...→

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

Irish return a 173-year-old favor by helping Native Americans battling coronavirus

The Irish are returning a 173-yeard-old favor to a Native American tribe. An online fundraiser collecting coronavirus relief for the Navajo Nation and Hopi Res [...] Read full article: Irish return a 173-year-old favor by hel...→

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if WH Ends Coronavirus Task Force

Hillary Clinton warned that "Americans will suffer" as the WH signaled it is engaging in "preliminary talks" to shut down the task force. Read full article: Hillary Warns 'Americans Will Suffer' if...→