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March 27, 2020 - 10:52 am
Acting with exceptional resolve in an extraordinary time, the House rushed President Donald Trump a $2.2 trillion rescue package Friday, tossing a life preserver to a U.S. economy and health care system left flailing by the coronavirus pandemic.
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March 26, 2020 - 8:22 am
The Senate passed a mammoth $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic, an unprecedented response amid record new jobless claims and mounting evidence that the economy is in a recession.
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March 25, 2020 - 8:31 am
The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on an unprecedented $2 trillion emergency bill to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic.
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March 24, 2020 - 8:18 am
Top congressional and White House officials say they expect to reach a deal Tuesday on a nearly $2 trillion measure aimed at easing the economic damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic.
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March 18, 2020 - 4:37 pm
Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart is the first member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus.
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March 18, 2020 - 4:37 pm
Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart is the first member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus. He posted about the state of his health on Twitter.
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March 09, 2020 - 9:18 am
Two members of Congress, Sen. Ted Cruz and congressman Paul Gosar, say they are isolating themselves after determining they had contact at a political conference with a man infected with the coronavirus.
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his May 4, 2005, file photo shows Emmett Till's photo on his grave marker in Alsip, Ill. Sixty-five years after 14-year-old Emmett Till was lynched in Mississippi, Congress is set to approve legislation designating lynching as a hate crime under federal l
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February 26, 2020 - 12:16 pm
Sixty-five years after 14-year-old Emmett Till was lynched in Mississippi, Congress has approved legislation designating lynching as a hate crime under federal law.
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February 25, 2020 - 9:42 am
The Trump administration has unveiled a $2.5 billion plan to fight the coronavirus outbreak, asking Congress for $1.8 billion in new funding to boost the domestic and international response to the growing public health threat.
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Mitt Romney
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February 05, 2020 - 11:23 am
Utah Sen. Mitt Romney will vote to convict President Donald Trump, likely the only Republican senator to favor ousting the impeached president. Romney made his announcement on the Senate floor Wednesday.
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