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GOP coronavirus stimulus bill unveils $1,200 tax rebate checks for the public...
The rebate gradually decreases for higher incomes and people earning more than $99,000 would get nothing — a slightly higher cap than anticipated. Lower-income people would get less as well, with a minimum rebate of $600 if their income was at least $2,500. The 247-page bill also proposes a $500
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-20 00:05 UTC
Senate GOP plan provides massive tax-relief, loans for business...
Senate Republican negotiators on Thursday rolled out a massive business assistance package, seeking to stave off a recession and soaring unemployment because of the coronavirus crisis.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-20 00:03 UTC
Nikki Haley Resigns from Boeing: 'Not the Role of Government' to Financially Support American Industries...
Nikki Haley resigned from Boeing, citing her opposition to Trump's administration potentially offering a bailout to key U.S. industries.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 23:57 UTC
Senate Intelligence chair unloaded stocks after reassuring public about coronavirus preparedness...
Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, sold between $582,029 and $1.56 million of his stocks on Feb. 13, during a time when he received daily classified briefings on the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, ProPublica reports. Since Burr's sales, the stock market has
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 23:57 UTC
Fourth person in NJ family has died from the coronavirus...
A New Jersey family has lost a fourth member to the coronavirus, according to a report Thursday. Vincent Fusco died at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, cousin and Fusco family lawyer Roseann Paradiso Fodera told nj.com. Fusco was among four sibling
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 20:48 UTC
HUGE! Results from Breaking Chloroquine Study Show 100% Cure Rate for Patients Infected with the Coronavirus...
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On Monday Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, announced that the first trial vaccine for the coronavirus is now being tested. The trial taking place in Seattle, which has been a hotbed for COVID-19. Th
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 17:21 UTC
Family of 4 could get $3,000 check under coronavirus relief plan, Mnuchin says...
The payments would be $1,000 per adult and $500 per child. Direct payments would go to U.S. citizens only, and would be “tiered based on income level and family size.” The two payments would be identical, with the second wave starting by May 18.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 16:25 UTC
Tulsi Gabbard ends 2020 presidential campaign, supports Joe Biden...
She failed to qualify for any stage past the fifth debate, but won two delegates in her native American Samoa.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 16:22 UTC
'Behave more responsibly': US issues Covid-19 warning to the young...
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US health officials and experts have expressed frustration and annoyance with widespread display of indifference from younger people to the dangers of coronavirus outbreak.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 04:07 UTC
Negotiations intensify on Capitol Hill over massive stimulus legislation as coronavirus fallout worsens...
The Trump administration is pushing senators to support sending many Americans $2,000 each and backing $300 billion for small-business relief as multiple industries seek bailouts.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 01:32 UTC
Americans would get two checks under proposed coronavirus stimulus package...
Americans would receive two checks from the federal government in the next couple of months, under the proposed coronavirus stimulus package that the Trump administration continued to push forward on Wednesday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 01:15 UTC
67 million Americans expect trouble paying credit-card bill...
About 67 million Americans believe they will have trouble paying their credit-card bills due to the coronavirus, according to a new survey. WalletHub's Coronavirus Money Survey also found that the virus is now the top stressor in America, above money
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 00:53 UTC
Trump plans to distribute $500B in cash to Americans as coronavirus tanks economy...
In a memorandum, the Treasury Department proposed two $250 billion cash infusions to individuals.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-19 00:51 UTC
Questioning the Clampdown...
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Will people lose faith when they find out they are expected to get the virus anyway?
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 15:06 UTC
Here's where things stand on the White House's push for a $1 trillion stimulus package...
Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have supported relief to certain industries. But there may be a dispute over paid time off for employees.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 14:53 UTC
Coronavirus Update: Surgeon General Warns 15 Days Likely Insufficient In Halting COVID-19 Spread...
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Surgeon General Jerome Adams warned on Monday that 15 days of social distancing may not be enough to completely stop the novel coronavirus from spreading across the United States. His comments came as COVID-19 deaths in the country passed 100 and confirme
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 14:52 UTC
Can coronavirus spread on mail? United States Postal service issues statement...
Can you get sick with coronavirus by touching your mail? Here's what health officials are saying.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 14:50 UTC
Influential coronavirus pandemic report: Read a summary of the staggering projections that moved U.S. government to act...
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The epidemic-modeling report out of Imperial College London offered terrifying fatality projections if people went about their daily lives as usual.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 14:48 UTC
CDC urges funeral directors to livestream large funerals amid coronavirus outbreak...
Funeral directors were urged by federal health officials on Monday to livestream future services to comply with restrictions against large gatherings as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidan
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-18 05:57 UTC
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