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Second Republican Breaks With Trump Over Coronavirus Relief Delay, Says ‘Now’s Not The Time’

Alaska Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said Tuesday that Congress should continue to strive toward a coronavirus economic relief package even though President Donald Trump no more discussion on the relief package would occur until after the 2020 presidential election.Democrats and Republicans have attempted to come to a compromise on the long-awaited relief package, which would…

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Biden Sets Second Monthly Fundraising Record, Buoyed by Debate

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Second Stimulus Check, ‘Similar’ to First, Will Be in Next Coronavirus Relief Package, Mnuchin Says

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Wednesday said Democrats and Republicans have agreed that a second round of stimulus checks will be included in the next coronavirus relief bill.While Mnuchin didn’t reveal specific details surrounding the checks, the Trump administration official told Fox Business host Lou Dobbs that direct payments will be “similar” to the first…

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UK GDP collapsed nearly 20% in second quarter in historic Covid hit

Britain’s economy had already shrunk by 2.5% in the January-March period as the country entered lockdown in late March TopicsUK economy | Coronavirus | Lockdown Reuters  |  London  Last Updated at September 30, 2020 15:25 IST Britain suffered a record collapse in economic output in the second quarter of 2020 when Covid-19 lockdown measures were in full force, though…

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Aces Rally in Second Half vs. Sun to Advance to WNBA Finals

Despite trailing by six points at halftime, the Las Vegas Aces rallied past the Connecticut Sun to advance to the 2020 WNBA Finals. Las Vegas limited the Sun to just 18 second half points and held the Sun scoreless in the final 2:39 of the contest. 2020 league MVP A’ja Wilson scored a game-high 23 points…

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When Is the Second Presidential Debate Between Trump and Biden?

The second presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is scheduled to take place on Thursday, October 15.The event is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. ET and is expected to last about 90 minutes. The debate will air on ABC, CBS, CNN, C-SPAN, FOX and NBC, and it will…

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Second Stimulus Check Mired in Congress Six Months After Trump Signed First

It is now six months since President Donald Trump signed the CARES Act, a stimulus package including $1,200 stimulus checks, yet negotiations in Congress over a fresh relief bill and more payments are frozen.Though there is support on both sides of the aisle for another package, and even for a second stimulus check, they are…

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Europe’s second wave is here: France and the UK recorded their highest daily COVID-19 cases ever, and the EU warned that some countries have worse outbreaks than in March

A waiter looks out on the terrace of a Paris bar during the coronavirus pandemic on September 24, 2020. Kiran Ridley/Getty Images France and the UK this on Thursday set all-time records for daily coronavirus infections. Other European countries are seeing their highest cases since the continent’s peak earlier this year. The EU’s health commissioner…

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Second GOP Senator Publicly Opposes Filling Ginsburg’s Supreme Court Seat Before Election

(WASHINGTON) — A second Republican senator came out in opposition to filling a vacant Supreme Court seat before the Nov. 3 election while Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserted without details that the Democratic-led House has “options” for stalling or preventing President Donald Trump from quickly installing a successor to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Sen.…

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Second Stimulus on Hold as Lawmakers Break for Weekend and Debate Ginsburg Replacement

Members of Congress head into the weekend no closer to agreeing on another coronavirus stimulus bill as figures just released show American consumers are curbing their spending, suggesting that the effects of federal support for the economy are already fading.Senate Republicans and the White House had rejected the House Democrats’ $3 trillion bill and although…