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McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus Aid Payroll Rescue

McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus Aid Payroll Rescue

In a rare move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday he will attempt to swiftly pass additional funds for small businesses to keep making payrol [...] Read full article: McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus ...→

McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus Aid Payroll Rescue

McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus Aid Payroll Rescue

In a rare move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday he will attempt to swiftly pass additional funds for small businesses to keep making payrol [...] Read full article: McConnell Sets Senate Showdown on Virus ...→

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new "paycheck protection" program for businesses that have suffered COVID-relat [...] Read full article: House Approves Changes to Business Virus...→

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is pushing ahead with a policy that will steer tens of millions of dollars in federal coronavirus relief to private primary sch [...] Read full article: DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid ...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, earned a political victory by helping write the Paycheck Protection Program measure that was part of the last coronavirus relief p [...] Read full article: Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More ...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., introduced a resolution condemning “anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19,” including use of the phrase “Wuhan Virus.”  Read full article: Kamala Harris introduces Senate resoluti...→

Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with Senate GOP on virus | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is heading to Capitol Hill for lunch Tuesday with Senate Republicans as Washington considers next steps in the coronav [...] Read full article: Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with...→

House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package, but It's Path Through Senate Looks Grim

House Democrats on Friday passed a $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, a fifth package of aid for the nation through the pandemic. But the two parties seem [...] Read full article: House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package...→

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship ...→

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he is open to another relief bill to help alleviate economic pain inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Vi...→

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Some Senate Democrats want to make sure the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is protecting workers during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus P...→

Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus to small business aid

Congress is at a crossroads in the coronavirus crisis, wrestling over whether to “go big,” as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants for the next relief bill, or hit [...] Read full article: Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus t...→

Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. virus aid package

Jaguar Land Rover is seeking temporary funding, tax breaks, research grants and other subsidies, which could bring the total value of the state support to more [...] Read full article: Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. viru...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

More than 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week in the latest wave of layoffs from the viral outbreak that triggered widespread b [...] Read full article: Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. joble...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: 36 million have sought U.S. unemployment...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken Border Region

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday that the state is building a “field medical station” with up to 125 beds to aid a farming region along the Mexican bor [...] Read full article: California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken ...→

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday that the Senate is "not quite ready to intelligently" lay out th [...] Read full article: McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' ...→

Deliberative Senate declines to debate more coronavirus aid

As Americans confront a crisis unlike any in modern times, the world’s greatest deliberative body is doing almost anything but deliberate the coronavirus. Read full article: Deliberative Senate declines to debate m...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unparalleled speed of the collapse of the U.S. economy, forcing more than 36 million Americans out of work, has left an all-too-common po [...] Read full article: Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wai...→

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., issued a mea culpa Thursday on his remarks former President Barack Obama failed to leave a coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left ...→

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new "paycheck protection" program for businesses that have suffered COVID-relat [...] Read full article: House Approves Changes to Business Virus...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus to small business aid

Congress is at a crossroads in the coronavirus crisis, wrestling over whether to “go big,” as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants for the next relief bill, or hit [...] Read full article: Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus t...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. virus aid package

Jaguar Land Rover is seeking temporary funding, tax breaks, research grants and other subsidies, which could bring the total value of the state support to more [...] Read full article: Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. viru...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday that the Senate is "not quite ready to intelligently" lay out th [...] Read full article: McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' ...→

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

More than 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week in the latest wave of layoffs from the viral outbreak that triggered widespread b [...] Read full article: Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. joble...→

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., introduced a resolution condemning “anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19,” including use of the phrase “Wuhan Virus.”  Read full article: Kamala Harris introduces Senate resoluti...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package, but It's Path Through Senate Looks Grim

House Democrats on Friday passed a $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, a fifth package of aid for the nation through the pandemic. But the two parties seem [...] Read full article: House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he is open to another relief bill to help alleviate economic pain inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Vi...→

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Some Senate Democrats want to make sure the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is protecting workers during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus P...→

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is pushing ahead with a policy that will steer tens of millions of dollars in federal coronavirus relief to private primary sch [...] Read full article: DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid ...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, earned a political victory by helping write the Paycheck Protection Program measure that was part of the last coronavirus relief p [...] Read full article: Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More ...→

California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken Border Region

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday that the state is building a “field medical station” with up to 125 beds to aid a farming region along the Mexican bor [...] Read full article: California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken ...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

Deliberative Senate declines to debate more coronavirus aid

As Americans confront a crisis unlike any in modern times, the world’s greatest deliberative body is doing almost anything but deliberate the coronavirus. Read full article: Deliberative Senate declines to debate m...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with Senate GOP on virus | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is heading to Capitol Hill for lunch Tuesday with Senate Republicans as Washington considers next steps in the coronav [...] Read full article: Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with...→

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unparalleled speed of the collapse of the U.S. economy, forcing more than 36 million Americans out of work, has left an all-too-common po [...] Read full article: Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wai...→

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship ...→

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., issued a mea culpa Thursday on his remarks former President Barack Obama failed to leave a coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left ...→

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: 36 million have sought U.S. unemployment...→

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

House Approves Changes to Business Virus Aid Subsidy Program

The House gave sweeping bipartisan approval Thursday to legislation to modify a new "paycheck protection" program for businesses that have suffered COVID-relat [...] Read full article: House Approves Changes to Business Virus...→

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus Protection Measures

Some Senate Democrats want to make sure the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is protecting workers during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Senate Dems Demand OSHA Audit of Virus P...→

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House majority leader blasts McConnell for holding Senate sessions, ignoring health experts

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for holding regular Senate sessions during the pandemic and defendi [...] Read full article: House majority leader blasts McConnell f...→

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid for private schools

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is pushing ahead with a policy that will steer tens of millions of dollars in federal coronavirus relief to private primary sch [...] Read full article: DeVos defends policy boosting virus aid ...→

Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus to small business aid

Congress is at a crossroads in the coronavirus crisis, wrestling over whether to “go big,” as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants for the next relief bill, or hit [...] Read full article: Deadlocked Congress shifts virus focus t...→

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass Another Virus Stimulus Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday expect to see the Senate working toward passing another coronavirus stimulus bill. Read full article: Sen. McConnell: Senate 'Likely' to Pass ...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More Virus Aid

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, earned a political victory by helping write the Paycheck Protection Program measure that was part of the last coronavirus relief p [...] Read full article: Susan Collins' Future May Hinge on More ...→

Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. virus aid package

Jaguar Land Rover is seeking temporary funding, tax breaks, research grants and other subsidies, which could bring the total value of the state support to more [...] Read full article: Jaguar Land Rover said to seek U.K. viru...→

California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken Border Region

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday that the state is building a “field medical station” with up to 125 beds to aid a farming region along the Mexican bor [...] Read full article: California Rushes to Aid Virus-Stricken ...→

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Will there be a second stimulus for Americans? Everything Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it was likely fewer unemployment benefits would be included in a second economic relief package. Read full article: Will there be a second stimulus for Amer...→

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry: After Impeachment, Pelosi Is Not in a Position to Lecture Us on 'Appropriate Use of Time'

Thursday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to criticism from his House of Representatives counterpart [...] Read full article: McConnell on Senate 'Obamagate' Inquiry:...→

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' to craft new stimulus: 'It won't be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday that the Senate is "not quite ready to intelligently" lay out th [...] Read full article: McConnell says Senate 'not quite ready' ...→

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. jobless aid since virus hit, additional 18,000 in Colorado last week

More than 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week in the latest wave of layoffs from the viral outbreak that triggered widespread b [...] Read full article: Nearly 39 million have sought U.S. joble...→

Deliberative Senate declines to debate more coronavirus aid

As Americans confront a crisis unlike any in modern times, the world’s greatest deliberative body is doing almost anything but deliberate the coronavirus. Read full article: Deliberative Senate declines to debate m...→

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Kamala Harris introduces Senate resolution saying phrase ‘Wuhan virus’ is ‘anti-Asian’

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., introduced a resolution condemning “anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID-19,” including use of the phrase “Wuhan Virus.”  Read full article: Kamala Harris introduces Senate resoluti...→

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus aid is at risk as Pelosi and McConnell fight over a leader

The lack of a bipartisan deal between the political adversaries over who should lead a panel to oversee pandemic relief has the potential to delay and even ham [...] Read full article: Oversight of $500 billion in coronavirus...→

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

McConnell endorses Senate Republican investigation of Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a full-throated endorsement of an aggressive Senate Republican investigation of the Mueller probe. Read full article: McConnell endorses Senate Republican inv...→

Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with Senate GOP on virus | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is heading to Capitol Hill for lunch Tuesday with Senate Republicans as Washington considers next steps in the coronav [...] Read full article: Trump heads to Capitol Hill to meet with...→

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee

Rubio will serve as the acting chairman after Senator Richard Burr stepped down from the post during an investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: McConnell taps Rubio as acting chairman ...→

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wait and see?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unparalleled speed of the collapse of the U.S. economy, forcing more than 36 million Americans out of work, has left an all-too-common po [...] Read full article: Economy in crisis: More virus aid or wai...→

House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package, but It's Path Through Senate Looks Grim

House Democrats on Friday passed a $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, a fifth package of aid for the nation through the pandemic. But the two parties seem [...] Read full article: House Dems Pass $3T Virus Relief Package...→

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship ...→

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will Pass Another Stimulus Bill

On Thursday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "Special Report," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that there is "a high likelihood" | Cl [...] Read full article: McConnell: 'High Likelihood' Senate Will...→

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left No Virus Plan

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., issued a mea culpa Thursday on his remarks former President Barack Obama failed to leave a coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell Walks Back Comment Obama Left ...→

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Virus Relief Bill, but Not House's HEROES Act

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he is open to another relief bill to help alleviate economic pain inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: McConnell: Republicans Open to Future Vi...→

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

36 million have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: 36 million have sought U.S. unemployment...→