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US$2 trillion COVID-19 rescue package deal passes US Senate, heads to Home

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US$2 trillion COVID-19 rescue package deal passes US Senate, heads to Home

2020-03-26 03:50:37

WASHINGTON: The US Senate handed the nation’s largest-ever rescue package deal late Wednesday (Mar 25), a US$2 trillion lifeline to struggling People, depleted hospitals and an economic system all ravaged by a quickly spreading COVID-19 disaster.

The monster deal thrashed out between Republicans, Democrats and the White Home contains money funds to American taxpayers and several other hundred billion {dollars} in grants and loans to small companies and core industries. It additionally buttresses hospitals desperately in want of medical tools and expands unemployment advantages.

READ: 13 deaths in a day – an ‘apocalyptic’ coronavirus surge at a New York hospital

The measure cleared the Senate by an awesome majority and was headed subsequent to the Home of Representatives, which should additionally cross it earlier than it goes to President Donald Trump for his signature.

READ: Trump desires to see America get again to enterprise by Easter

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