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‘A little bit of whack-a-mole’: Here are the 3 major hangups between Republicans and Democrats as stimulus negotiations drag on

Republicans and Democrats are struggling to settle longstanding policy differences in a matter of days after several months of gridlock. One top GOP senator described the negotiations like a game of “whack-a-mole.” The major hangups include stimulus checks, Federal Reserve lending, and emergency aid to states. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
‘A little bit of whack-a-mole’: Here are the 3 major hangups between Republicans and Democrats as stimulus negotiations drag on
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34 people in Trump’s orbit have tested positive for the coronavirus, leaked FEMA report says, as White House staffers say they are scared to go back to work

Thirty-four White House staffers and contacts have been infected with COVID-19 in recent days, according to an internal Federal Emergency Management Agency memo, ABC News reported Thursday. The memo was leaked as multiple reports said White House staffers are afraid to come back to work now that President Donald Trump […]
34 people in Trump’s orbit have tested positive for the coronavirus, leaked FEMA report says, as White House staffers say they are scared to go back to work
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Several states say they have burned through Trump’s $300 weekly unemployment benefit after just 6 weeks. But FEMA says there’s still enough funding to go around.

Several states say the federal funding for President Donald Trump’s $US300 weekly unemployment benefit is being exhausted. Texas, Tennessee, Iowa, and Montana said this week that they would end their Lost Wages Assistance programs after distributing six weeks’ worth of benefits. The Federal Emergency Management Agency said that every state […]
Several states say they have burned through Trump’s $300 weekly unemployment benefit after just 6 weeks. But FEMA says there’s still enough funding to go around.
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Masks and disinfectant for schools will no longer be paid for by FEMA, which says they’re not a ‘direct emergency protective measure’

Summary List Placement On Tuesday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said it would no longer reimburse states for most personal protective equipment used in schools, courthouses, and other businesses. FEMA said that under new guidelines it would pay only for PPE to prevent a “direct emergency,” including direct medical care, […]
Masks and disinfectant for schools will no longer be paid for by FEMA, which says they’re not a ‘direct emergency protective measure’