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The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

48 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Republicans and Democrats put together a colossal $2 trillion economic relief package that provides emergency aid to both workers and businesses hard hit by the coronavirus...
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As virus threatens, U.S. embraces big government, for now

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

It may, as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday, be out of love that the United States agreed to shut down much of its economy to stop a viral...
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The Boycott on Uzbek Cotton Needs to End

The Boycott on Uzbek Cotton Needs to End

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

It could help modernize the country's economy.
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Kazakhstan announces $10bn economic package

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Government aims to help stave off impact of coronavirus as oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia makes it harder to stabilise economy.
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Ben Shapiro: America needs a formula for reopening

Ben Shapiro: America needs a formula for reopening

6 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

The economy cannot remain shuttered indefinitely.
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Housing In Lockdown: Buying And Selling Property During The Coronavirus Pandemic

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

Coronavirus has brought the U.K. to a standstill and not even housing, the bricks and mortar of our economy, is immune to its effects.
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'Some people will die, that's life': Bolsonaro dismisses Covid-19 crisis, says deaths in Brazil exaggerated for political purposes

'Some people will die, that's life': Bolsonaro dismisses Covid-19 crisis, says deaths in Brazil exaggerated for political purposes

7 hours ago   |   RT

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has waved off the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, insisting that life goes on. He suggested the death toll in his own country has been...
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Virus coordinator Birx is Trump's data-whisperer

9 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - For many in the public health and political worlds, Dr. Deborah Birx is the sober scientist advising an unpredictable president. She's the data whisperer who will...
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Trish Regan Out At Fox Business After Conspiracy Theory Coronavirus Rant

Trish Regan Out At Fox Business After Conspiracy Theory Coronavirus Rant

14 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Regan said the virus was a "scam" created by President Donald Trump's enemies to wreck the economy.
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‘The answer is no': Trump says WSJ story on suspending tariffs is ‘just more fake news'

‘The answer is no': Trump says WSJ story on suspending tariffs is ‘just more fake news'

14 hours ago   |   RT

US President Donald Trump swiftly shut down the suggestion that Washington would suspend tariffs for a quarter of a year amid the Covid-19 crisis, dubbing recent source-based...
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House passes historic $2 trillion aid package hoping to curb COVID-19's...

House passes historic $2 trillion aid package hoping to curb COVID-19's economic impact

The legislation now heads to President Donald Trump's desk where he is expected to sign it. Read more ...

Small business owners can get either loans or payroll relief from the $2...

Small business owners can get either loans or payroll relief from the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, but not both. Here's how to decide which is better for you

The US government passed a $2 trillion stimulus package to stabilize the American economy during the coronavirus crisis. More than $300 billion of that is earmarked for small... Read more ...

House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes direct...

House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes direct payments to Americans and business loans

The House passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, or CARES, Act on Friday, sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to unleash $2... Read more ...

Sen. Lindsey Graham answers questions on Facebook: Who will get stimulus money?

Sen. Lindsey Graham answers questions on Facebook: Who will get stimulus money?

Sen. Lindsey Graham answered questions about stimulus payments on Facebook live hours after the house passed a $2 trillion aid package hoping to curb COVID-19's economic impact. Read more ...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his thoughts on handling the coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump called the former baseball player Alex Rodriguez for his thoughts on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak, ABC News reported Friday... Read more ...

Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Your relief money from the government is now officially in the works. President Trump signed the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus measure at the White House late Friday... Read more ...

Don't call the $2 trillion coronavirus bill a stimulus, call it a rescue...

Don't call the $2 trillion coronavirus bill a stimulus, call it a rescue - and we're going to need a lot more of it

The $2 trillion coronavirus bill Congress is set to pass this week is not a stimulus, it is a rescue package. It is not meant to bolster the American economy, it's meant to... Read more ...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members and passengers, and 2 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship dealing with an outbreak of respiratory illness onboard, will be barred from entering the Panama Canal, according to a Panama... Read more ...

Trump is attacking GM on Twitter after the White House suddenly pulled out...

Trump is attacking GM on Twitter after the White House suddenly pulled out of a deal that the automaker would help produce ventilators

President Donald Trump attacked General Motors on Twitter over a reportedly failed deal to buy much needed ventilators amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. He also demanded... Read more ...

Stocks Are Sinking, But Orange Juice Futures Are Soaring

Stocks Are Sinking, But Orange Juice Futures Are Soaring

The Dow has been falling - a lot. But one corner of the markets has been a bright spot: orange juice futures. People looking to boost their vitamin C intake are lifting OJ... Read more ...