Politics

Final coronavirus stimulus bill omits several Pelosi wish list items, as vote appears imminent

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U.S. Senate close to passing $2 trillion in coronavirus aid, timing of vote unclear

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators will vote on Wednesday on a $2 trillion bipartisan package of legislation to alleviate the…

Biden tempers attacks on Trump as coronavirus crisis builds

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U.S. senators look to quickly pass massive coronavirus bill, head home

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators will vote on Wednesday on a $2 trillion bipartisan package of legislation to alleviate the…

White House, Senate strike deal on historic $2T coronavirus relief bill, but House support remains uncertain

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Forget politics. Majority of Republicans, Democrats now agree coronavirus is ‘serious threat’: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Seven in 10 Americans now consider the coronavirus pandemic to be “a serious threat to me…

Ilhan Omar calls for release of ICE detainees, ‘people held on bail’ amid coronavirus outbreak

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McConnell, Pelosi, Mnuchin see deal soon on $2 trillion U.S. coronavirus aid

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senior Democrats and Republicans said on Tuesday they were close to reaching a deal on a $2…

Schumer says Senate bill will cover 4 months of lost wages for workers

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Senate Democrats optimistic on deal for massive coronavirus aid bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate could pass a $2 trillion coronavirus economic stimulus package as soon as Tuesday, negotiators…