Congress reaches deal on relief package » Senate Republicans and Democrats reached an agreement Tuesday to replenish aid money for small businesses.
White House says we’re winning the war against the coronavirus » Vice President Mike Pence told reporters at the White House Monday that we are winning the war against the coronavirus.
Deal on Paycheck Protection Program extension reportedly close » House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Congress and the Trump administration are getting close on a deal to refill a now-empty fund for small businesses.
White House announces new guidance to ease virus restrictions in some areas » At the White House Thursday, President Trump said the United States is winning the battle against the coronavirus and it’s time to move cautiously forward.
White House to announce new guidance to begin reopening economy » The Trump administration will announce new guidance today to begin strategically reopening the country. The president will first hold a conference call with governors and after that, he will unveil the new guidelines to the public.
Trump halts U.S. funding to WHO » President Trump has officially halted funding for the World Health Organization. That as U.S. officials investigate the—quote—“organization’s role in severely mismanaging and covering up the spread of the coronavirus.”
Deadly storms sweep through the south » Severe weather has swept across the South from Easter Sunday into Monday morning—killing at least 30 people. At least 40 tornadoes ripped apart hundreds of homes and buildings across several states.
Trump admin hopes country can reopen soon » President Trump delivered an Easter Sunday message yesterday as the coronavirus pandemic kept church doors closed. He said it’s important to maintain social distance right now, and he acknowledged it’s difficult to remain separated on a day of celebration…
Unemployment continues to soar as economic aid begins » New unemployment numbers released Thursday showed more than six-and-a-half million U.S. workers filed for jobless benefits last week. That as a wave of coronavirus layoffs and furloughs continues to sweep the country.