December 18, 2020

White House aides intervened Thursday to prevent President Trump from issuing a statement calling for substantially larger stimulus payments for millions of Americans, according to two people granted anonymity to share details of the private exchange. On a phone call Thursday afternoon, Trump told allies that he believes stimulus payments in next relief package should

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July 9, 2020

Joe Biden plans to unveil a proposal Thursday to spend $700 billion on American products and research, challenging President Trump’s “America First” agenda with a competing brand of economic nationalism and setting the stage for an election-year showdown over the country’s financial future. The Biden campaign says his plan for manufacturing and innovation will bring

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April 24, 2020

Today’s Top Stories is brought to you by My Daily Grind News. Coronavirus update: 2,735,117 confirmed infections, up from 2,649,680 yesterday. 192,019 confirmed deaths, up from 184,643 yesterday. Relevant COVID-19 stories: Will We Ever Return to Normal? How A Shortage Of Sand (And Other Common Items) Could Delay A Coronavirus Vaccine A 100-year-old WWII veteran

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April 24, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will hold a signing ceremony Friday for a bill providing a nearly $500 billion infusion of coronavirus spending, rushing new relief to employers and hospitals buckling under the strain of a pandemic that has claimed almost 50,000 American lives and 1 in 6 U.S. jobs. The measure passed Congress

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April 23, 2020

Republicans are growing increasingly anxious about the meteoric rise in the country’s debt amid unprecedented levels of federal spending aimed at softening the economic impact of the coronavirus. Source: GOP sounds alarm bell over coronavirus-fueled debt

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