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Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill in unanimous vote

Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill in unanimous vote

The Senate passed the $2.2 trillion emergency stimulus package to assist the overly stressed healthcare system and tumbling economy Wednesday night. Read full article: Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill ...→

Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill in unanimous vote

Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill in unanimous vote

The Senate passed the $2.2 trillion emergency stimulus package to assist the overly stressed healthcare system and tumbling economy Wednesday night. Read full article: Senate passes coronavirus stimulus bill ...→

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

The move is seen as good news for borrowers of some federally backed loans. What to know about qualifying, your balance and what to do with your extra money. Read full article: Student loans get put on hold in coronav...→

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

In an effort to reach a compromise on the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package which President Trump signed last week, Republican lawmakers had to "swallow [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'sp...→

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming "within 3 weeks"

As part of the stimulus package passed by Congress last week, Americans who make up to $75,000 will receive $1,200 checks, plus $500 per child. Read full article: Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bil...→

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

Confirmed coronavirus deaths in the United States doubled in two days, surpassing 2,000 Saturday evening, according to states’ health data. The death toll has [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll doubles in two...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

The Minnesota Department of Health on Saturday confirmed the state's fifth death from the coronavirus, on a day when Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill to provide mor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz ...→

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

DETROIT (AP) — As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as hotspots Saturday, [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy ...→

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401Ks With Coronavirus Bill; For a limited time, Americans will be able to withdraw money from tax-deferred accounts without penal [...] Read full article: Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s Wit...→

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

On Friday's broadcast of MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that the House is "setting up" to address pensions in the | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So Th...→

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow joined "Hannity" Friday to talk about the $2 trillion coronavirus response bill President Trump signed earlier [...] Read full article: Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill ...→

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

The threat of one incredibly selfish — and now highly despised — member forced lawmakers to rush back to vote on the stimulus package tied to the COVID-19 outb [...] Read full article: Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-p...→

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

The House of Representatives' consideration of a coronavirus stimulus package got testy when a freshman representative started yelling when her time expired du [...] Read full article: Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on...→

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Oakland City Council passed an emergency ban Friday, temporarily stopping evictions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that ban...→

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

People can withdraw money penalty-free if they've suffered in the pandemic—but finance pros say it should be last resort. Read full article: Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans...→

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

By Clare Foran, Manu Raju, Haley Byrd and Ted Barrett | CNN... President Donald Trump signed into law Friday afternoon a historic $2 trillion stimulus package [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion r...→

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: White House coronavirus task force to ho...→

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

The usually outspoken champions of fiscal discipline were either muted in their concerns -- or muzzled by congressional leadership -- as the massive $2 trillio [...] Read full article: Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as cor...→

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

The coronavirus relief bill signed into law on Friday includes payments to help most people, except for people who owe child support. Read full article: Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Ge...→

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials say scammers are trying to steal people's money through economic stimulus checks by asking for personal or financial information through c [...] Read full article: Government officials warn of potential s...→

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

Larry Kudlow has faced criticism after claiming in February that the U.S. had "contained" the coronavirus. Read full article: 'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bil...→

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida resident Thomas Andrews is sounding the alarm after receiving a suspicious official-looking envelope in the mail on Thursday. The envelope read "Time-S [...] Read full article: Florida man cautions about fake coronavi...→

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

MIAMI (WSVN) - As of Saturday, Miami-Dade County has reached a grim new milestone, passing 1,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Miami-Dade’s total of 1,003 co [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of ...→

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

The big three cruise-line companies apparently won’t be eligible for the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Congress approved Friday because they paid virt [...] Read full article: 3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Sti...→

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

President Trump on Friday signed a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law, after Congress finally reached a compromise and passed it. It must be said, [...] Read full article: Little applause due Democrats on stimulu...→

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker writes how the legislative stimulus package passed on Friday helps small business with $349 billion in forgivable small business loans Read full article: Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus...→

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

Our early read is that the package could have been crafted to do more for average Americans and small businesses rocked by layoffs and lost commerce. But we’ll [...] Read full article: EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

Speaking on livestream on Friday, Biden praised the president for invoking the Defense Production Act. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs co...→

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

President Trump signed the more than $2 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday and said it would help American workers across the country -- but the bil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly ...→

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: LIVE: White House coronavirus task force...→

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Kentucky Republican Thomas Massie — nicknamed "Mr. No" — created chaos on Capitol Hill Friday as the House rushed to pass the emergency measure. Read full article: Meet the congressman who tried to derail...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law Friday, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this we [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," that a lot of people are "very upset at the spending porn" that was put into the [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending ...→

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

Lawmakers unanimously approved a historic government aid package, but the debate was vicious. Read full article: A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seem...→

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) said that the Democrats' delay of the economic relief package hurt small businesses. Read full article: Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus R...→

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy’s coronavirus fatalities have crossed 10,000, according to officials -- more than double the number of deaths reported just one week ago. Read full article: Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10...→

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy, R, warned on Saturday that his state was nearing capacity and would soon need additional help in treating COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospita...→

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Friday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) claimed she completely turned around the original bill Senate Majority Leader Mit [...] Read full article: Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus S...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

President Trump said the government would buy thousands of ventilators, but it seemed doubtful they could be produced in time to help overwhelmed hospitals. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Ai...→

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

The massive coronavirus relief bill signed into law Friday by President Trump offers hundreds of billions of dollars in help for struggling small businesses. “ [...] Read full article: Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers H...→

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

The Kentucky libertarian’s tactics failed, but not before forcing lawmakers back to the Capitol for passage of the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, in [...] Read full article: Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries t...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

President Trump, who had questioned the need for additional ventilators, pushes industry to make more. A new survey of mayors finds dire shortages of urgently [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top...→

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Congress reached final approval Friday on a $2.2 trillion-coronavirus stimulus package that authorizes $1,200 checks for all adults who earn up to $75,000. Pre [...] Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs ...→

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Bill Ackman's huge gains in less than a month could spark scrutiny of controversial manager and his hedge fund cohorts. Read full article: Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 bi...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

The U.S. House has voted to pass the $2.2 trillion relief bill that’s aimed at helping American households, businesses and healthcare systems amid the coronavi [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill ...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump thanked members of both parties for putting Americans "first" as he signed the bill in the Oval Office, flanked only by Republican lawmakers. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

"This will deliver urgently needed relief," Trump said as he signed the bill in the Oval Office. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into ...→

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

The move is seen as good news for borrowers of some federally backed loans. What to know about qualifying, your balance and what to do with your extra money. Read full article: Student loans get put on hold in coronav...→

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," that a lot of people are "very upset at the spending porn" that was put into the [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending ...→

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials say scammers are trying to steal people's money through economic stimulus checks by asking for personal or financial information through c [...] Read full article: Government officials warn of potential s...→

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming "within 3 weeks"

As part of the stimulus package passed by Congress last week, Americans who make up to $75,000 will receive $1,200 checks, plus $500 per child. Read full article: Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bil...→

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

Lawmakers unanimously approved a historic government aid package, but the debate was vicious. Read full article: A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seem...→

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida resident Thomas Andrews is sounding the alarm after receiving a suspicious official-looking envelope in the mail on Thursday. The envelope read "Time-S [...] Read full article: Florida man cautions about fake coronavi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

The Minnesota Department of Health on Saturday confirmed the state's fifth death from the coronavirus, on a day when Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill to provide mor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz ...→

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy’s coronavirus fatalities have crossed 10,000, according to officials -- more than double the number of deaths reported just one week ago. Read full article: Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10...→

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

MIAMI (WSVN) - As of Saturday, Miami-Dade County has reached a grim new milestone, passing 1,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Miami-Dade’s total of 1,003 co [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of ...→

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401Ks With Coronavirus Bill; For a limited time, Americans will be able to withdraw money from tax-deferred accounts without penal [...] Read full article: Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s Wit...→

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Friday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) claimed she completely turned around the original bill Senate Majority Leader Mit [...] Read full article: Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus S...→

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

President Trump on Friday signed a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law, after Congress finally reached a compromise and passed it. It must be said, [...] Read full article: Little applause due Democrats on stimulu...→

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow joined "Hannity" Friday to talk about the $2 trillion coronavirus response bill President Trump signed earlier [...] Read full article: Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill ...→

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

The massive coronavirus relief bill signed into law Friday by President Trump offers hundreds of billions of dollars in help for struggling small businesses. “ [...] Read full article: Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers H...→

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

The House of Representatives' consideration of a coronavirus stimulus package got testy when a freshman representative started yelling when her time expired du [...] Read full article: Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

President Trump, who had questioned the need for additional ventilators, pushes industry to make more. A new survey of mayors finds dire shortages of urgently [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

Speaking on livestream on Friday, Biden praised the president for invoking the Defense Production Act. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs co...→

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Oakland City Council passed an emergency ban Friday, temporarily stopping evictions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that ban...→

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Bill Ackman's huge gains in less than a month could spark scrutiny of controversial manager and his hedge fund cohorts. Read full article: Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 bi...→

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: LIVE: White House coronavirus task force...→

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

By Clare Foran, Manu Raju, Haley Byrd and Ted Barrett | CNN... President Donald Trump signed into law Friday afternoon a historic $2 trillion stimulus package [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion r...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump thanked members of both parties for putting Americans "first" as he signed the bill in the Oval Office, flanked only by Republican lawmakers. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Kentucky Republican Thomas Massie — nicknamed "Mr. No" — created chaos on Capitol Hill Friday as the House rushed to pass the emergency measure. Read full article: Meet the congressman who tried to derail...→

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

The usually outspoken champions of fiscal discipline were either muted in their concerns -- or muzzled by congressional leadership -- as the massive $2 trillio [...] Read full article: Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as cor...→

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

The coronavirus relief bill signed into law on Friday includes payments to help most people, except for people who owe child support. Read full article: Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Ge...→

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

In an effort to reach a compromise on the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package which President Trump signed last week, Republican lawmakers had to "swallow [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'sp...→

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

Larry Kudlow has faced criticism after claiming in February that the U.S. had "contained" the coronavirus. Read full article: 'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bil...→

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

Confirmed coronavirus deaths in the United States doubled in two days, surpassing 2,000 Saturday evening, according to states’ health data. The death toll has [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll doubles in two...→

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) said that the Democrats' delay of the economic relief package hurt small businesses. Read full article: Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus R...→

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

DETROIT (AP) — As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as hotspots Saturday, [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy ...→

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy, R, warned on Saturday that his state was nearing capacity and would soon need additional help in treating COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospita...→

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

The big three cruise-line companies apparently won’t be eligible for the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Congress approved Friday because they paid virt [...] Read full article: 3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Sti...→

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

On Friday's broadcast of MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that the House is "setting up" to address pensions in the | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So Th...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

President Trump said the government would buy thousands of ventilators, but it seemed doubtful they could be produced in time to help overwhelmed hospitals. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Ai...→

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker writes how the legislative stimulus package passed on Friday helps small business with $349 billion in forgivable small business loans Read full article: Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus...→

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

The threat of one incredibly selfish — and now highly despised — member forced lawmakers to rush back to vote on the stimulus package tied to the COVID-19 outb [...] Read full article: Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-p...→

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

The Kentucky libertarian’s tactics failed, but not before forcing lawmakers back to the Capitol for passage of the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, in [...] Read full article: Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries t...→

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

Our early read is that the package could have been crafted to do more for average Americans and small businesses rocked by layoffs and lost commerce. But we’ll [...] Read full article: EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus...→

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Congress reached final approval Friday on a $2.2 trillion-coronavirus stimulus package that authorizes $1,200 checks for all adults who earn up to $75,000. Pre [...] Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs ...→

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

President Trump signed the more than $2 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday and said it would help American workers across the country -- but the bil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly ...→

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

People can withdraw money penalty-free if they've suffered in the pandemic—but finance pros say it should be last resort. Read full article: Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

The U.S. House has voted to pass the $2.2 trillion relief bill that’s aimed at helping American households, businesses and healthcare systems amid the coronavi [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill ...→

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: White House coronavirus task force to ho...→

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

"This will deliver urgently needed relief," Trump said as he signed the bill in the Oval Office. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into ...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law Friday, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this we [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

Student loans get put on hold in coronavirus stimulus bill. Here's what to know.

The move is seen as good news for borrowers of some federally backed loans. What to know about qualifying, your balance and what to do with your extra money. Read full article: Student loans get put on hold in coronav...→

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Get Coronavirus Stimulus Check

The coronavirus relief bill signed into law on Friday includes payments to help most people, except for people who owe child support. Read full article: Americans Who Owe Child Support Won't Ge...→

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending Porn' in Latest Stimulus Bill

Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," that a lot of people are "very upset at the spending porn" that was put into the [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at 'Spending ...→

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'spending porn on pet projects' in stimulus bill, but Americans noticed

In an effort to reach a compromise on the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package which President Trump signed last week, Republican lawmakers had to "swallow [...] Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Congress tried to hide 'sp...→

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials warn of potential stimulus check scams amid coronavirus pandemic

Government officials say scammers are trying to steal people's money through economic stimulus checks by asking for personal or financial information through c [...] Read full article: Government officials warn of potential s...→

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming

Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bill coming "within 3 weeks"

As part of the stimulus package passed by Congress last week, Americans who make up to $75,000 will receive $1,200 checks, plus $500 per child. Read full article: Mnuchin says checks from coronavirus bil...→

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bill will help everybody: Larry Kudlow

Larry Kudlow has faced criticism after claiming in February that the U.S. had "contained" the coronavirus. Read full article: 'Hard to know' if imperfect stimulus bil...→

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seemed to Agree On

Lawmakers unanimously approved a historic government aid package, but the debate was vicious. Read full article: A Unanimous Senate Vote That Nobody Seem...→

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

US coronavirus death toll doubles in two days, passes 2,000

Confirmed coronavirus deaths in the United States doubled in two days, surpassing 2,000 Saturday evening, according to states’ health data. The death toll has [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll doubles in two...→

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida man cautions about fake coronavirus stimulus check scam

Florida resident Thomas Andrews is sounding the alarm after receiving a suspicious official-looking envelope in the mail on Thursday. The envelope read "Time-S [...] Read full article: Florida man cautions about fake coronavi...→

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus Relief Bill Hurt Small Businesses

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) said that the Democrats' delay of the economic relief package hurt small businesses. Read full article: Zeldin: Democrats Delay of Coronavirus R...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Providing $300 Million For COVID-19 Relief

The Minnesota Department of Health on Saturday confirmed the state's fifth death from the coronavirus, on a day when Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill to provide mor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz ...→

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10,000; doubles in one week

Italy’s coronavirus fatalities have crossed 10,000, according to officials -- more than double the number of deaths reported just one week ago. Read full article: Italy's coronavirus death toll passes 10...→

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

DETROIT (AP) — As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as hotspots Saturday, [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy ...→

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of coronavirus

MIAMI (WSVN) - As of Saturday, Miami-Dade County has reached a grim new milestone, passing 1,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus. Miami-Dade’s total of 1,003 co [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County passes 1,000 cases of ...→

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospitals nearing capacity as coronavirus cases spike

Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy, R, warned on Saturday that his state was nearing capacity and would soon need additional help in treating COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Sen. Bill Cassidy says Louisiana hospita...→

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s With Coronavirus Bill

Struggling Americans Can Tap 401Ks With Coronavirus Bill; For a limited time, Americans will be able to withdraw money from tax-deferred accounts without penal [...] Read full article: Struggling Americans Can Tap 401(k)s Wit...→

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Stimulus Bill Aid

The big three cruise-line companies apparently won’t be eligible for the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Congress approved Friday because they paid virt [...] Read full article: 3 Big Cruise Lines Might Not Get Any Sti...→

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus Stimulus and 'Turned it Around' with Jiu-Jitsu

Friday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) claimed she completely turned around the original bill Senate Majority Leader Mit [...] Read full article: Pelosi: I Took McConnell's Coronavirus S...→

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So There's 'More Vote by Mail' 'Associated' with 'Coronavirus Necessity List'

On Friday's broadcast of MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that the House is "setting up" to address pensions in the | Cli [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Increased Election Funding So Th...→

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

President Trump on Friday signed a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law, after Congress finally reached a compromise and passed it. It must be said, [...] Read full article: Little applause due Democrats on stimulu...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Aid Bill Becomes Law as U.S. Cases Reach 100,000

President Trump said the government would buy thousands of ventilators, but it seemed doubtful they could be produced in time to help overwhelmed hospitals. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: $2 Trillion Ai...→

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill 'largest package, especially aimed at the middle class' in US history

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow joined "Hannity" Friday to talk about the $2 trillion coronavirus response bill President Trump signed earlier [...] Read full article: Larry Kudlow calls coronavirus aid bill ...→

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Good First Step

Parker writes how the legislative stimulus package passed on Friday helps small business with $349 billion in forgivable small business loans Read full article: Parker: Coronavirus $2 Trillion Stimulus...→

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers Help to Small Businesses

The massive coronavirus relief bill signed into law Friday by President Trump offers hundreds of billions of dollars in help for struggling small businesses. “ [...] Read full article: Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill Offers H...→

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-person coronavirus vote that could have been avoided

The threat of one incredibly selfish — and now highly despised — member forced lawmakers to rush back to vote on the stimulus package tied to the COVID-19 outb [...] Read full article: Illinois lawmakers dash to D.C. for in-p...→

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries to Force Vote on Coronavirus Aid Bill

The Kentucky libertarian’s tactics failed, but not before forcing lawmakers back to the Capitol for passage of the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, in [...] Read full article: Thomas Massie, House’s ‘Mr. No,’ Tries t...→

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on House floor before coronavirus vote

The House of Representatives' consideration of a coronavirus stimulus package got testy when a freshman representative started yelling when her time expired du [...] Read full article: Freshman Democrat Haley Stevens yells on...→

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus package do enough for the 99%?

Our early read is that the package could have been crafted to do more for average Americans and small businesses rocked by layoffs and lost commerce. But we’ll [...] Read full article: EDITORIAL: Does the coronavirus stimulus...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top 100,000; Trump Signs $2 Trillion Relief Bill

President Trump, who had questioned the need for additional ventilators, pushes industry to make more. A new survey of mayors finds dire shortages of urgently [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cases Top...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

Speaking on livestream on Friday, Biden praised the president for invoking the Defense Production Act. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump signs co...→

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs stimulus bill, 911 calls surge

Congress reached final approval Friday on a $2.2 trillion-coronavirus stimulus package that authorizes $1,200 checks for all adults who earn up to $75,000. Pre [...] Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: Trump signs ...→

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that bans evictions, freezes rents until May 31

Oakland City Council passed an emergency ban Friday, temporarily stopping evictions during the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Coronavirus: Oakland passes law that ban...→

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly $12 billion in questionable spending

President Trump signed the more than $2 trillion coronavirus relief package on Friday and said it would help American workers across the country -- but the bil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief bill contains nearly ...→

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 billion off coronavirus market crash

Bill Ackman's huge gains in less than a month could spark scrutiny of controversial manager and his hedge fund cohorts. Read full article: Hedge funder Bill Ackman: I made $2.6 bi...→

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans raid their retirement accounts

People can withdraw money penalty-free if they've suffered in the pandemic—but finance pros say it should be last resort. Read full article: Coronavirus stimulus bill lets Americans...→

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

LIVE: White House coronavirus task force holds daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: LIVE: White House coronavirus task force...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill into law

The U.S. House has voted to pass the $2.2 trillion relief bill that’s aimed at helping American households, businesses and healthcare systems amid the coronavi [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion stimulus bill ...→

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion relief bill

By Clare Foran, Manu Raju, Haley Byrd and Ted Barrett | CNN... President Donald Trump signed into law Friday afternoon a historic $2 trillion stimulus package [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Trump signs $2.2 trillion r...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package into law

Trump thanked members of both parties for putting Americans "first" as he signed the bill in the Oval Office, flanked only by Republican lawmakers. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

White House coronavirus task force to hold daily briefing after Trump signs stimulus bill

The White House's coronavirus task force will give its daily briefing at 5 p.m. ET Friday — a day that saw President Donald Trump sign a $2.2 trillion stimulus [...] Read full article: White House coronavirus task force to ho...→

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Meet the congressman who tried to derail the $2 trillion coronavirus bill

Kentucky Republican Thomas Massie — nicknamed "Mr. No" — created chaos on Capitol Hill Friday as the House rushed to pass the emergency measure. Read full article: Meet the congressman who tried to derail...→

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into law

"This will deliver urgently needed relief," Trump said as he signed the bill in the Oval Office. Read full article: Trump signs $2.2T coronavirus bill into ...→

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as coronavirus bill poised to swell deficit

The usually outspoken champions of fiscal discipline were either muted in their concerns -- or muzzled by congressional leadership -- as the massive $2 trillio [...] Read full article: Usual fiscal hawks muted, muzzled as cor...→

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus after swift congressional votes

President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law Friday, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this we [...] Read full article: Trump signs $2.2 trillion coronavirus st...→