Wednesday morning news – April 22, 2020

Congress reaches deal on relief package » Senate Republicans and Democrats reached an agreement Tuesday to replenish aid money for small businesses.

Tuesday morning news – April 21, 2020

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. 

Monday morning news – April 20, 2020

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.

Friday morning news – April 17, 2020

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. 

Thursday morning news – April 16, 2020

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. 

Wednesday morning news – April 15, 2020

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.” 

Tuesday morning news – April 14, 2020

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.

Monday morning news – April 13, 2020

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…

Friday morning news – April 10, 2020

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. 

Thursday morning news – April 9, 2020

Sanders ends presidential campaign » It is now all but official that Joe Biden will be the man to challenge President Trump in November.