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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is accompanied by staff, security and press she walks through the U.S. Capitol before a series of votes on a $3 trillion economic package to aid for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic May 15, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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Charlotte Reese
May 16, 2020 - 11:19 am
A $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives Friday, but it is unlikely to make it through the Republican-controlled Senate. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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Tim Jimenez
April 30, 2020 - 7:45 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy met with President Donald Trump at the White House Thursday morning to make his case for ramping up COVID-19 testing and federal financial assistance for states. Trump reassured that he’s anticipating a major rebound in the coming months and a “spectacular” 2021. Read...
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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AP News
April 22, 2020 - 5:09 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday that the two drive-thru testing sites operated with the federal government cannot yet begin taking asymptomatic residents yet. Read more here.
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Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., speaks to reporters on March 20, 2020, as he arrives for a meeting to discuss the coronavirus relief bill on Capitol Hill Washington.
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AP News
April 21, 2020 - 9:10 am
Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday agreement has been reached on "every major issue" of a nearly $500 billion coronavirus aid package for small businesses, as well as additional help for hospitals and COVID-19 virus testing. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump speaks before he signs the coronavirus stimulus relief package in the Oval Office at the White House, Friday, March 27, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
March 27, 2020 - 9:30 am
Acting with exceptional resolve in an extraordinary time, the House rushed President Donald Trump a $2.2 trillion rescue package Friday, tossing a life preserver to a U.S. economy and health care system left flailing by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. gives a thumbs up as he arrives on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
March 26, 2020 - 6:22 am
The Senate passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, left, accompanied by White House Legislative Affairs Director Eric Ueland and acting White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, walks to the offices of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. on Capitol Hill.
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AP News
March 25, 2020 - 6:27 am
The White House and Senate leaders of both major political parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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In this image from video, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks on the Senate floor at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Saturday, March 21, 2020.
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AP News
March 24, 2020 - 8:41 am
Top congressional and White House officials say they expect to reach a deal Tuesday on a nearly $2 trillion measure aimed at easing the economic damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Washington, as President Donald Trump looks on.
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:49 am
President Donald Trump wants the government to send checks to Americans in the next two weeks in an effort to curb the economic cost of the coronavirus outbreak, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday. Read more here.
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U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington
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AP News
February 07, 2020 - 4:30 pm
The decorated soldier and national security aide who played a central role in the Democrats' impeachment case against President Donald Trump was escorted out of the White House complex on Friday, according to his lawyer, who said he was asked to leave for “telling the truth.” Read more here.
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