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Donald Trump: I’m Giving Unemployed $400 a Week; Democrats Delivering Nothing

The president noted that through his executive order signed on Saturday, he was able to deliver an additional $400 a week to Americans on state…

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Schumer: Trump’s Economic Executive Orders ‘Will Be Litigated in Court’

During a press conference on Thursday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that if President Trump issues the executive orders on the economy that…

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In Coronavirus Spending Bill, Democrats Push Massive Tax Cut For The Rich

The Democrat proposal would give an average tax cut of $33,000 to the top 1 percent of income earners, says a Brookings Institution estimate.

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Schumer: I Won’t Take Including Green Infrastructure in Next Coronavirus Bill Off the Table

On Tuesday’s “PBS NewsHour,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that he wouldn’t rule out including infrastructure in the next coronavirus bill and that…

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Schumer Demands Oversight Hearings for Trump’s ‘Abject Failure’ Implementing Coronavirus Relief

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Tuesday called for oversight hearings as early as next week over what he said is President Trump’s “abject…

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Chuck Schumer to Demand Provision Preventing Trump’s Signature on Stimulus Checks

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is expected to introduce a provision to prevent President Trump’s signature from appearing on stimulus checks as part of…

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House Passes Coronavirus Relief, Nancy Pelosi Held Small Business as Leverage for Weeks

The House passed legislation on Thursday that would extend aid to small businesses and hospitals after Democrats waited two weeks to pass the legislation during…

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Mitch McConnell: Democrats Shut Down Small Business Aid for 2 Weeks for ‘Leverage’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) slammed Democrat leadership on Tuesday for taking two weeks to agree to additional funding for small businesses.

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Schumer Calls for Stronger ‘Testing Regime’ Before Reopening Economy

In a Friday interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) sounded off on President Donald Trump’s plan to reopen the economy…

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Warren Leads Effort to Add Union Influence, Whistle Blower Protections in Coronavirus Relief Bill

Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants the next coronavirus relief bill to include pet policies, including union support and whistle blower protections.

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Senate Releases $2 Trillion Coronavirus Package

The Senate released the text for the $2 trillion coronavirus package Wednesday evening that would provide immediate economic relief to small businesses and Americans.

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Exclusive: Joni Ernst Urges Americans to Support Each Other During Crisis, Knocks Schumer over Relief Package

Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Wednesday urged Americans to support each other as lawmakers work to strike a deal on a measure providing economic relief…

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The Politicians Standing in the Way of Emergency Relief

Aside from Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, here is a list of the other politicians opposing the emergency relief bill for extraneous reasons.

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The Economic Disaster Media And Washington Haven’t Begun To Notice

Just beyond — and in the midst of — the public health and financial liquidity crises is the expansive and potentially devastating solvency crisis.

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Pollak: Now Is the Time to Pull Together

The reserves of social trust are very, very low. But now is the time for Americans to look beyond politics. We can do it. Let’s…

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