Tag Archives: Stimulus

Senate to vote on $500 billion GOP coronavirus stimulus bill Wednesday

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) walks to his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 10, 2020. Joshua Roberts | Reuters The Senate will vote on a $ 500 billion coronavirus stimulus bill on Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Saturday, as a larger bipartisan deal remains elusive despite continued talks between top… Read More »

Democrats and Republicans dismiss Trump’s coronavirus stimulus offer, dimming hopes for a deal

US Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, leaves after her weekly press briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on October 8, 2020. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images Democrats in the House and Republicans in the Senate expressed opposition Saturday to President Donald Trump’s $ 1.8 trillion coronavirus stimulus offer,… Read More »

Trump Swiftly Signs Historic $2.2T Stimulus Legislation After House Passage

The U.S. House passed the unprecedented financial rescue measure by voice vote to accommodate those lawmakers who couldn’t make it back to Washington. The bill represents the largest stimulus package in modern American history. The Associated Press: Trump Signs $ 2.2T Stimulus After Swift Congressional Votes President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $ 2.2 trillion… Read More »