Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, sending it to the House

//Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, sending it to the House

The Senate passed a historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Wednesday night, as it tries to stem the destruction the pandemic has brought to American lives and wallets. The bill now heads to the House, which will push to pass it Friday by voice vote as most representatives are out of Washington. The 880-page legislation, crafted at a furious pace in recent days, includes direct payments to individuals, stronger unemployment insurance, loans and grants to businesses and more health care resources for hospitals, states and municipalities. It includes requirements that insurance providers cover preventive … (full story)

2020-03-26T11:47:53+00:00