• Senate Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Package

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    The Senate passed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic stabilization package on Wednesday, concluding days of heated negotiations between Senate Democrats and Republicans.
    The stimulus package - the largest in recent history - includes a $367 billion loan program for small businesses that promise to not layoff any workers, as well as a $150 billion provision for state and local emergency aid and $100 billion for hospitals. Individual American adults who make up to $75,000 a year will also be eligible to receive a direct payment of $1,200, as well as $500 for each child, and Treasury...
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  • Senate Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill, Now Moves To House

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    The Senate passed a $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill on Wednesday, the largest piece of recovery legislation ever. The vote was unanimous - 96-0, a rarity. President Donald Trump has said that he will sign the legislation, which provides $1,200 in direct cash payments for most Americans, expanded unemployment benefits including those to freelancers and...
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