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Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package on unanimous vote

Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package on unanimous vote

By ANDREW TAYLOR and LISA MASCARO | The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Senate late Wednesday passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package st [...] Read full article: Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus ...→

Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package on unanimous vote

Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package on unanimous vote

By ANDREW TAYLOR and LISA MASCARO | The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Senate late Wednesday passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package st [...] Read full article: Senate passes $2.2 trillion coronavirus ...→

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Sen. Doug Jones is pushing a plan that would encourage Republicans to drop their resistance to a key piece of Obamacare. Read full article: Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next co...→

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Tuesday, Senator Gary Peters unveiled proposed legislation to "provide pandemic premium pay to reward, retain and recruit frontline and essential workers." Read full article: Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus ...→

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

President Donald Trump on Tuesday removed the head of a federal watchdog panel who was tasked with overseeing how the $2 trillion in stimulus money is spent. Read full article: Trump removes the Inspector General set ...→

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled plans to create a giant new fund to boost the pay of health care staff, first responders and essential workers -- and made [...] Read full article: Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund i...→

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

The national death toll from the coronavirus hit a grim milestone Monday, with more than 10,000 killed by the bug, according to Johns Hopkins University. The n [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000...→

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Mayor Muriel Bowser has issued a stay-home order for Washington’s approximately 700,000 residents. Read full article: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus...→

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus. Read full article: Deputies rescue dog from boat after owne...→

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

The Pacific Grove City Council on Wednesday passed a moratorium on evictions due to nonpayment of residential and commercials rent during the COVID-19 coronavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council ...→

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

The CDC is recommending Americans wear cloth face coverings in public to help slow the spread of the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll...→

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

One thing we’re learning, in our collective sorrow, is how many mayors and governors of both parties there are across America who are infinitely more capable o [...] Read full article: Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus ...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

At the center of the stimulus package to bail out the economy during the coronavirus pandemic is Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion —...→

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

The Boston City Council is calling for an end to rent and mortgage collection for the duration of the coronavirus emergency. Read full article: Boston City Council passes call for rent...→

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Lawmakers are likely to struggle to conduct oversight of Trump's management of the massive rescue package. Read full article: Congress wrestles with new coronavirus r...→

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

An employee of the Union Rescue Mission has become the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus on Skid Row. Read full article: Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Posi...→

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Sixty-seven have officially recovered from COVID-19, figures released Tuesday, April 7, show Read full article: Riverside County passes 1,000 coronaviru...→

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs due to the coronavirus out [...] Read full article: Senate should boost coronavirus small bu...→

Trump removes inspector general overseeing $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief: Politico - amNewYork

BY LISA LAMBERT  President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus Read full article: Trump removes inspector general overseei...→

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to [...] Read full article: Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 ...→

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Eight-hundred and thirty people have qualified for rental relief in Mountain View. The city has enough money to help 50 to 80. Read full article: Mountain View’s coronavirus relief packa...→

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is forging ahead on her plans to develop another coronavirus-related relief package to address the ongoing public health crisis. Read full article: Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th ...→

The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

- District of Columbia passes 1,000 total positive infections of coronavirus.... - Mass COVID-19 testing site opening at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atl [...] Read full article: The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of c...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501 Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Veteran watchdogs of the financial industry bailout and recovery warn about potential for abuse of coronavirus funds. Read full article: Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

The San Jose City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an emergency paid sickleave ordinance, providing much needed relief for essential workers who are s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Coun...→

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

The rescue package establishes a series of oversight tools intended to guard against corruption. Read full article: How Congress will keep an eye on $2 tril...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _ and rescue economy

President Donald Trump aims to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the next few weeks to try to cushion its free fall. But that means putting his f [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _...→

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Tenants would have six months from the end of the COVID-19 local emergency to pay back what they owe Read full article: Riverside passes eviction moratorium dur...→

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Democrats have criticized Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, as polls have shown rising approval from Americans. Read full article: Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate...→

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to help bu [...] Read full article: President Trump sidelines watchdog who w...→

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 ...→

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to he [...] Read full article: Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2...→

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus Read full article: Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat Af...→

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

A New Jersey church sparked a nationwide movement after shipping one of its members who tested positive for the coronavirus a care package. Read full article: New Jersey church sparks movement after ...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501.... Fahrettin Koca also [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she will form a bipartisan select committee on the coronavirus crisis to oversee the spending of $2 trillion that Cong [...] Read full article: Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Overs...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

The massive bailout package, which includes direct cash payments, $349 billion in loans for small businesses and a $500 billion corporate rescue fund, is the b [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -...→

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

Africa has been less badly hit by the crisis so far than Europe and Asia, but the impact is projected to be huge. Read full article: G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package...→

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

House Democrats want a green infrastructure plan at the forefront of the phase four coronavirus package they are working on while Congress is out of session, d [...] Read full article: Democrats push for green initiatives in ...→

 McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign team on Wednesday released a new ad touting his leading role in shepherding the $2.2 trillion economic rescue [...] Read full article: McConnell ad touts leading role in shep...→

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Sen. Doug Jones is pushing a plan that would encourage Republicans to drop their resistance to a key piece of Obamacare. Read full article: Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next co...→

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to help bu [...] Read full article: President Trump sidelines watchdog who w...→

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs due to the coronavirus out [...] Read full article: Senate should boost coronavirus small bu...→

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

President Donald Trump on Tuesday removed the head of a federal watchdog panel who was tasked with overseeing how the $2 trillion in stimulus money is spent. Read full article: Trump removes the Inspector General set ...→

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to he [...] Read full article: Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2...→

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to [...] Read full article: Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 ...→

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is forging ahead on her plans to develop another coronavirus-related relief package to address the ongoing public health crisis. Read full article: Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th ...→

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Mayor Muriel Bowser has issued a stay-home order for Washington’s approximately 700,000 residents. Read full article: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus...→

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

A New Jersey church sparked a nationwide movement after shipping one of its members who tested positive for the coronavirus a care package. Read full article: New Jersey church sparks movement after ...→

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

The Pacific Grove City Council on Wednesday passed a moratorium on evictions due to nonpayment of residential and commercials rent during the COVID-19 coronavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council ...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501.... Fahrettin Koca also [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Veteran watchdogs of the financial industry bailout and recovery warn about potential for abuse of coronavirus funds. Read full article: Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $...→

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

One thing we’re learning, in our collective sorrow, is how many mayors and governors of both parties there are across America who are infinitely more capable o [...] Read full article: Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus ...→

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she will form a bipartisan select committee on the coronavirus crisis to oversee the spending of $2 trillion that Cong [...] Read full article: Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Overs...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

At the center of the stimulus package to bail out the economy during the coronavirus pandemic is Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion —...→

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

Africa has been less badly hit by the crisis so far than Europe and Asia, but the impact is projected to be huge. Read full article: G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package...→

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

The rescue package establishes a series of oversight tools intended to guard against corruption. Read full article: How Congress will keep an eye on $2 tril...→

 McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign team on Wednesday released a new ad touting his leading role in shepherding the $2.2 trillion economic rescue [...] Read full article: McConnell ad touts leading role in shep...→

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Tenants would have six months from the end of the COVID-19 local emergency to pay back what they owe Read full article: Riverside passes eviction moratorium dur...→

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

An employee of the Union Rescue Mission has become the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus on Skid Row. Read full article: Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Posi...→

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Sixty-seven have officially recovered from COVID-19, figures released Tuesday, April 7, show Read full article: Riverside County passes 1,000 coronaviru...→

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Tuesday, Senator Gary Peters unveiled proposed legislation to "provide pandemic premium pay to reward, retain and recruit frontline and essential workers." Read full article: Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus ...→

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 ...→

Trump removes inspector general overseeing $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief: Politico - amNewYork

BY LISA LAMBERT  President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus Read full article: Trump removes inspector general overseei...→

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled plans to create a giant new fund to boost the pay of health care staff, first responders and essential workers -- and made [...] Read full article: Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund i...→

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Eight-hundred and thirty people have qualified for rental relief in Mountain View. The city has enough money to help 50 to 80. Read full article: Mountain View’s coronavirus relief packa...→

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

The national death toll from the coronavirus hit a grim milestone Monday, with more than 10,000 killed by the bug, according to Johns Hopkins University. The n [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000...→

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus Read full article: Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat Af...→

The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

- District of Columbia passes 1,000 total positive infections of coronavirus.... - Mass COVID-19 testing site opening at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atl [...] Read full article: The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of c...→

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus. Read full article: Deputies rescue dog from boat after owne...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501 Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

The CDC is recommending Americans wear cloth face coverings in public to help slow the spread of the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

The massive bailout package, which includes direct cash payments, $349 billion in loans for small businesses and a $500 billion corporate rescue fund, is the b [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

The San Jose City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an emergency paid sickleave ordinance, providing much needed relief for essential workers who are s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Coun...→

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

The Boston City Council is calling for an end to rent and mortgage collection for the duration of the coronavirus emergency. Read full article: Boston City Council passes call for rent...→

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

House Democrats want a green infrastructure plan at the forefront of the phase four coronavirus package they are working on while Congress is out of session, d [...] Read full article: Democrats push for green initiatives in ...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _ and rescue economy

President Donald Trump aims to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the next few weeks to try to cushion its free fall. But that means putting his f [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _...→

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Lawmakers are likely to struggle to conduct oversight of Trump's management of the massive rescue package. Read full article: Congress wrestles with new coronavirus r...→

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Democrats have criticized Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, as polls have shown rising approval from Americans. Read full article: Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate...→

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next coronavirus rescue package

Sen. Doug Jones is pushing a plan that would encourage Republicans to drop their resistance to a key piece of Obamacare. Read full article: Dems eye Medicaid incentives for next co...→

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Riverside County passes 1,000 coronavirus cases; 28 now dead

Sixty-seven have officially recovered from COVID-19, figures released Tuesday, April 7, show Read full article: Riverside County passes 1,000 coronaviru...→

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump sidelines watchdog who was to oversee $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to help bu [...] Read full article: President Trump sidelines watchdog who w...→

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus 'hazard pay' proposal

Tuesday, Senator Gary Peters unveiled proposed legislation to "provide pandemic premium pay to reward, retain and recruit frontline and essential workers." Read full article: Senate democrats unveil new coronavirus ...→

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate should boost coronavirus small business loans to halt layoffs: McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate should quickly approve more funds for small-business loans to prevent layoffs due to the coronavirus out [...] Read full article: Senate should boost coronavirus small bu...→

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 ...→

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

Trump removes the Inspector General set to oversee the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus spending package

President Donald Trump on Tuesday removed the head of a federal watchdog panel who was tasked with overseeing how the $2 trillion in stimulus money is spent. Read full article: Trump removes the Inspector General set ...→

Trump removes inspector general overseeing $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief: Politico - amNewYork

BY LISA LAMBERT  President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus Read full article: Trump removes inspector general overseei...→

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to he [...] Read full article: Trump Removes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2...→

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund in 4th round of coronavirus spending

Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled plans to create a giant new fund to boost the pay of health care staff, first responders and essential workers -- and made [...] Read full article: Senate Dems call for 'hazard pay' fund i...→

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 Trillion Virus Rescue Package

President Donald Trump has sidelined the inspector general who was tapped to chair a special oversight board of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to [...] Read full article: Trump Axes Watchdog Set to Oversee $2.2 ...→

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Mountain View’s coronavirus relief package won’t help everyone who qualifies

Eight-hundred and thirty people have qualified for rental relief in Mountain View. The city has enough money to help 50 to 80. Read full article: Mountain View’s coronavirus relief packa...→

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

The national death toll from the coronavirus hit a grim milestone Monday, with more than 10,000 killed by the bug, according to Johns Hopkins University. The n [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000...→

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th coronavirus relief package

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is forging ahead on her plans to develop another coronavirus-related relief package to address the ongoing public health crisis. Read full article: Pelosi full steam ahead on crafting 4th ...→

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat After Owner Gets Coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus Read full article: Florida Deputies Rescue Dog From Boat Af...→

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Mayor Muriel Bowser has issued a stay-home order for Washington’s approximately 700,000 residents. Read full article: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus...→

The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

- District of Columbia passes 1,000 total positive infections of coronavirus.... - Mass COVID-19 testing site opening at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atl [...] Read full article: The Latest: D.C. passes 1,000 cases of c...→

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

New Jersey church sparks movement after sending care package to member with coronavirus

A New Jersey church sparked a nationwide movement after shipping one of its members who tested positive for the coronavirus a care package. Read full article: New Jersey church sparks movement after ...→

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Deputies rescue dog from boat after owner gets coronavirus

Officials say Florida deputies rescued a German Shepherd named Sassy from a boat after its owner was hospitalized with coronavirus. Read full article: Deputies rescue dog from boat after owne...→

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council passes moratorium on evictions

The Pacific Grove City Council on Wednesday passed a moratorium on evictions due to nonpayment of residential and commercials rent during the COVID-19 coronavi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Pacific Grove City Council ...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501 Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501.... Fahrettin Koca also [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronaviru...→

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll in U.S. passes 7,100

The CDC is recommending Americans wear cloth face coverings in public to help slow the spread of the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 death toll...→

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package

Veteran watchdogs of the financial industry bailout and recovery warn about potential for abuse of coronavirus funds. Read full article: Experts warn about big dollar fraud in $...→

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus relief package that puts working people first

One thing we’re learning, in our collective sorrow, is how many mayors and governors of both parties there are across America who are infinitely more capable o [...] Read full article: Thank Nancy and Chuck for a coronavirus ...→

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Oversee $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she will form a bipartisan select committee on the coronavirus crisis to oversee the spending of $2 trillion that Cong [...] Read full article: Pelosi to Form Bipartisan Panel to Overs...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -- and rescue economy

The massive bailout package, which includes direct cash payments, $349 billion in loans for small businesses and a $500 billion corporate rescue fund, is the b [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion -...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue economy | WTOP

At the center of the stimulus package to bail out the economy during the coronavirus pandemic is Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 trillion —...→

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Passes Emergency Paid Sick Leave Ordinance

The San Jose City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an emergency paid sickleave ordinance, providing much needed relief for essential workers who are s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Coun...→

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package for Africa

Africa has been less badly hit by the crisis so far than Europe and Asia, but the impact is projected to be huge. Read full article: G-20 prepares coronavirus rescue package...→

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

Boston City Council passes call for rent moratorium under coronavirus

The Boston City Council is calling for an end to rent and mortgage collection for the duration of the coronavirus emergency. Read full article: Boston City Council passes call for rent...→

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

How Congress will keep an eye on $2 trillion in coronavirus money

The rescue package establishes a series of oversight tools intended to guard against corruption. Read full article: How Congress will keep an eye on $2 tril...→

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

Democrats push for green initiatives in coronavirus infrastructure package

House Democrats want a green infrastructure plan at the forefront of the phase four coronavirus package they are working on while Congress is out of session, d [...] Read full article: Democrats push for green initiatives in ...→

Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _ and rescue economy

President Donald Trump aims to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the next few weeks to try to cushion its free fall. But that means putting his f [...] Read full article: Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion _...→

 McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

McConnell ad touts leading role in shepherding $2.2 trillion economic rescue package

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign team on Wednesday released a new ad touting his leading role in shepherding the $2.2 trillion economic rescue [...] Read full article: McConnell ad touts leading role in shep...→

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Congress wrestles with new coronavirus role: $2 trillion watchdog

Lawmakers are likely to struggle to conduct oversight of Trump's management of the massive rescue package. Read full article: Congress wrestles with new coronavirus r...→

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Riverside passes eviction moratorium during coronavirus emergency

Tenants would have six months from the end of the COVID-19 local emergency to pay back what they owe Read full article: Riverside passes eviction moratorium dur...→

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Case On Skid Row

An employee of the Union Rescue Mission has become the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus on Skid Row. Read full article: Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Posi...→

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate as Coronavirus Came to U.S.

Democrats have criticized Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, as polls have shown rising approval from Americans. Read full article: Pelosi Touted Impeachment Walk to Senate...→