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Sanders says Democrats have the votes to pass Covid-19 relief bill through reconciliation

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday that he thinks there are enough Democratic votes to pass a massive Covid-19 relief package through a process known as reconciliation as the country grapples with the economic fallout of the pandemic.

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8:53am PST - January 31st, 2021

Ten GOP Senators Propose Compromise on COVID-19 Relief in Letter to Biden

A group of Senate Republicans called on President Joe Biden to meet them at the negotiating table as the newly elected president signaled he could move to pass a new $1.9 trillion coronavirus aid package with all Democratic votes.

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8:45am PST - January 31st, 2021

Biden signals support for Senate Democrats moving on COVID relief without GOP backing

President Joe Biden on Friday signaled support for Senate Democrats to move on COVID relief without GOP backing.

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2:31pm PST - January 29th, 2021

President Joe Biden’s Call For Unity Is Running Into Deadline Pressure

President Joe Biden’s first full week in the White House has been dominated by one question: will he make good on promises of unity and continue to court reluctant Republicans to compromise on his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, or will his party push …

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1:39pm PST - January 28th, 2021

White House denies 'split' strategy for COVID-19 relief legislation - Reuters

The White House on Thursday denied a media report that it could split President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief proposal into two bills, as part of a strategy to get the divided Senate to quickly pass some aid for Americans.

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6:29am PST - January 28th, 2021

Harriet Tubman on $20 bill symbolizes a new era

It's clear after his first week in office that President Joe Biden's leadership marks a new era, one in which the White House intends to be the disruptor of what's always been, to forge national consensus around confronting systemic racism, making that -- as …

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3:20pm PST - January 27th, 2021

Biden's COVID relief package presents 1st test of his deal-making skills

President Joe Biden faces the first big test of his deal-making skills in getting a pandemic relief package passed, facing pressure from both Republicans and Democrats.

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2:52am PST - January 26th, 2021

Thailand may see 1 mln tourism job losses in Q1 after new outbreak - Reuters

Thailand could see a million more jobless tourism workers in the first quarter after its latest wave of coronavirus infections, while relief measures are urgently needed to support the struggling sector, a private tourism group said on Tuesday.

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11:36pm PST - January 25th, 2021

Democrats will try to pass Biden's COVID bill with majority vote: Schumer - Reuters

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer told MSNBC on Monday that Democrats may try to pass much of President Joe Biden's coronavirus relief bill using a procedural maneuver that would bypass a Republican filibuster and could pass with a majority vote.

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6:32pm PST - January 25th, 2021

Democrats will try to pass Biden's COVID bill with majority vote -Schumer - Reuters

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer told MSNBC on Monday that Democrats may try to pass much of President Joe Biden's coronavirus relief bill using a procedural maneuver that would bypass a Republican filibuster and could pass with a majority vote. (R…

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6:26pm PST - January 25th, 2021

U.S. Senate aims to pass COVID-19 bill ahead of Trump trial: lawmaker - Reuters Canada

The U.S. Senate is aiming to pass COVID-19 relief legislation before former President Donald Trump's impeachment trial begins in early February, a lawmaker said on Monday, amid growing signs of agreement on the need to speed vaccine distribution.

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7:18am PST - January 25th, 2021

White House begins talks with lawmakers on COVID-19 relief

Top aides to President Biden have begun talks with a group of moderate senators.

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5:56pm PST - January 24th, 2021

Opinion: Four presidents take a stand

President Joe Biden and former presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama spoke out for unity and the peaceful transfer of power at the Inauguration. The biggest test of Biden's efforts is what happens now — as he seeks Congress' support for Cov…

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4:51am PST - January 24th, 2021

Timeline to Trump's impeachment trial in U.S. Senate - Reuters

Former President Donald Trump's trial in the U.S. Senate will start in the week of Feb. 8, Senate leaders said on Friday, following his impeachment in the House of Representatives earlier this month on a charge of inciting an insurrection.

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5:16pm PST - January 22nd, 2021

U.S. House aims for early February COVID-19 relief bill vote - Reuters

The U.S. House of Representatives is planning to bring a coronavirus relief bill to a vote the first week of February, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday, as President Joe Biden's administration grapples with a crisis that has killed more than 400,000 Amer…

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9:53am PST - January 21st, 2021

"Act big" on stimulus, Biden's Treasury nominee Yellen to tell lawmakers - Reuters

Janet Yellen, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for Treasury Secretary, will urge lawmakers on Tuesday to "act big" on the next coronavirus relief package, adding that the benefits outweigh the costs of a higher debt burden.

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7:43am PST - January 19th, 2021

"Act big" on stimulus, Biden's Treasury nominee Yellen to tell lawmakers - Reuters Africa

Janet Yellen, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for Treasury Secretary, will urge lawmakers on Tuesday to "act big" on the next coronavirus relief package, adding that the benefits outweigh the costs of a higher debt burden.

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7:43am PST - January 19th, 2021

Yellen says U.S. must 'act big' on next coronavirus relief package - Reuters.com

Janet Yellen, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's nominee to run the Treasury Department, will tell the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday that the government must "act big" with its next coronavirus relief package.

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1:26pm PST - January 18th, 2021

FOREX-Dollar finishes week stronger as U.S. data hurts risk appetite - Reuters

The U.S. dollar rose across the board to hit a four-week high against a basket of currencies on Friday, as data showing the COVID-19 pandemic's continuing toll on the economy boosted demand for the safe-haven currency.

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1:03pm PST - January 15th, 2021

FOREX-Dollar rises as disappointing U.S. data sours risk appetite - Reuters

* Pound knocked by sour market mood (New throughout, updates prices, market activity, comments to U.S. market open; previous LONDON)

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8:43am PST - January 15th, 2021

Biden unveils $1.9tn US economic relief package

The plan would help communities the US president-elect says have been hit hardest by the pandemic.

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5:05pm PST - January 14th, 2021

Nuclear fusion tech developer General Fusion now has Shopify and Amazon founders backing it

In a brief announcement today, the Canadian nuclear fusion technology developer General Fusion announced that the investment firm created by Shopify founder Tobias Lütke has joined the company’s cap table. The size of the investment made by Lütke’s Thistledow…

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9:42am PST - January 14th, 2021

TurboTax and H&R Block say they have fixed the issues that prevented $600 stimulus checks from being paid out

Summary List PlacementTurboTax and H&R Block said they'd fixed issues that were delaying $600 stimulus payments from the Internal Revenue Service. "We have been working tirelessly with the Treasury and IRS to get stimulus payments to our customers. We know ho…

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3:21am PST - January 9th, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

William J. Kobilca (@WKobilca)
7:07pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @nytimes: "Through his Covid relief bill and infrastructure proposals, Mr. Biden is striving to prove that government can craft policies…

Shane Taylor (@Shane_Taylor)
7:06pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

Mary Jane Sepmeier (@JaneSepmeier)
7:05pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Janna1104day: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaiming e…

LongTime (@LongTimeAmy)
7:00pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

Pamela Grant (@PamUnplugged)
7:00pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @nytimes: "Through his Covid relief bill and infrastructure proposals, Mr. Biden is striving to prove that government can craft policies…

Syed Fahad Hassan (@Keepitdrooling)
6:57pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

Past the 100-day mark, with positive approval ratings and a far-reaching, nearly $2 trillion COVID-19 relief bill to show for it, Biden is now facing far more uncertain terrain. https://t.co/jbwPt8IBoi

NBC12 WWBT Richmond (@NBC12)
6:55pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

Sweet Staffy Valla (@Rosie5278)
6:54pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

Tandem (@tandem21)
6:51pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

Lana (@Lana12856676)
6:47pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Emma_Hurt: Biden gives a big shout out to @ossoff and @ReverendWarnock, for their votes on the COVID relief bill. “Those two folks ma…

Oeishik (@NoOneUnscripted)
6:43pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Emma_Hurt: Biden gives a big shout out to @ossoff and @ReverendWarnock, for their votes on the COVID relief bill. “Those two folks ma…

Lisa Abriola (@AbriolaLisa)
6:43pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @DearAuntCrabby: The ONLY thing you need to know about Kevin McCarthy is that he voted against the Covid Relief Bill.

CatsNDogs - Mask up and include your damn nose. (@CatsNDogs14)
6:41pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

Laurie #ExpelTheSeditionCaucus (@lauriedtmann)
6:41pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @txchristabelle: Hypocrites: Republicans that voted NO against the 2021 Covid Relief Bill tweeting about the great Restaurant funding, w…

BLM - (@TwoWolvez)
6:39pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

ARC - 1st shot (@TheTruth_PAC)
6:38pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

So if we assume the COVID relief is done and the infrastructure bill is DOA because it will never win 60 votes, can anyone give me just two bills or policy areas of consequence that @SenateDems can pass between now and the midterms? Just two bills or policy areas? I’l wait. https://t.co/lY8aEY9pq9

Virginia Readjuster (@VAReadjuster89)
6:38pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Brindlepooch: 2) It did not matter constituents are suffering in the pandemic. Republicans voted not to help them. Democrats passed t…

Pete West **Please Mask Up & Get Vaccinated, SoCal (@PeteWest420)
9:22am PDT - May 1st, 2021

U.S. President Donald Trump’s signing of the COVID-19 relief bill on Dec. 27, 2020 starts a 180-day countdown until the presentation of a report to Senate intelligence about objects known as UFOs (unidentified flying objects). 56 days remain until 6.25.2021

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9:16am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @idbronco7: @JoyceWhiteVance @lee616 What's worse is when this legislation passes, they'll still take credit like they are doing now wit…

Sharon B. #NOTMEUS (@ajgma)
9:01am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @idbronco7: @JoyceWhiteVance @lee616 What's worse is when this legislation passes, they'll still take credit like they are doing now wit…

ResistingForAReturnToSanity (@pesterplarson3)
8:49am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Ultra_Calls: (8) $KIQ LateNight with SethMeyers. SecretaryButtigieg answers the question “Behonest, how excited doesthe President get…

Roni Ohland (@RoniOhland7463)
8:47am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @csilverandgold: I think two trillion over ten years is a reasonable figure for reparations. About what we spent on the last COVID relie…

kb (@brandk110)
8:45am PDT - May 1st, 2021

I think two trillion over ten years is a reasonable figure for reparations. About what we spent on the last COVID relief bill. I wonder what we could do with that. You could give every Black person a one-time transfer of ~24k, but I doubt that would do much.

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8:42am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @biotech_bigot: The most important thing I've read today about the man blocking worldwide relief against corona. A deep dive that expos…

BRILLIANT MIND ssr (@LvOlanLvSush)
8:34am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @idbronco7: @JoyceWhiteVance @lee616 What's worse is when this legislation passes, they'll still take credit like they are doing now wit…

Jeanette Ambler (@JeanetteAmbler)
8:34am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @KCAddison68: @seanhannity FRAUD ALERT: Biden & the Dems funded the police in their COVID relief bill that REPUBLICANS VOTED AGAINST. Y…

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8:34am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @KCAddison68: @seanhannity FRAUD ALERT: Biden & the Dems funded the police in their COVID relief bill that REPUBLICANS VOTED AGAINST. Y…

Kat Rav (@KatRav6)
8:27am PDT - May 1st, 2021

Joe Biden is spending OUR TAX DOLLARS like a drunken sailor. $1.9 Trillion in COVID relief $2.3 Trillion in infrastructure (no infrastructure included) $1.8 Trillion on families plan This isn't an infrastructure bill. IT'S LEGALIZED THEFT! Can you say Money Laundering?

NO MORE LIBERAL BS (@ChrisBl60857952)
8:27am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @mmpadellan: Republicans are against: - The COVID Relief Bill - $15 minimum wage - Billionaires paying taxes - Infrastructure - Voting r…

NWSeal11 (@nwseal11)
8:12am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @DANNI64AZ: #NeverForget NOT ONE DAMNED REPUBLICAN VOTED FOR THE BIDEN COVID RELIEF BILL! PASS IT ON! @HouseGOP @SenateGOP https:/…

Resist Fascism - Defend Democracy (@SquashTheCheeto)
8:11am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @txchristabelle: Hypocrites: Republicans that voted NO against the 2021 Covid Relief Bill tweeting about the great Restaurant funding, w…

Björn, Swede of Texas - #BLM (@txswede2010)
3:30am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @GOAT82622614: Republicans have been taking credit for the covid 19 relief bill to their constituents. even though they voted against i…

Leahbug (@leahbug56)
3:17am PDT - May 1st, 2021

Republicans have been taking credit for the covid 19 relief bill to their constituents. even though they voted against it, these people have no conscience, shameful

GOAT (@GOAT82622614)
3:11am PDT - May 1st, 2021

Biden says he'll keep wearing masks outside despite new CDC guidance https://t.co/Q0fBthgOkS via @nypost

Cynthia (@cynthiamt123)
2:35am PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @mmpadellan: Republicans are against: - The COVID Relief Bill - $15 minimum wage - Billionaires paying taxes - Infrastructure - Voting r…

Gina (@Gina73605417)
2:34am PDT - May 1st, 2021
And to add how @POTUS is handling other issues:
He is always working. Bowling is not how he spends his weekends! President Biden works everyday. 
Our economy is improving.
Stock market is hot. 
Mr. President worries about hunger crisis. His covid relief Bill helps that too. https://t.co/Nxau3rCRYC https://t.co/LPfp1hsmm1

And to add how @POTUS is handling other issues: He is always working. Bowling is not how he spends his weekends! President Biden works everyday. Our economy is improving. Stock market is hot. Mr. President worries about hunger crisis. His covid relief Bill helps that too. https://t.co/Nxau3rCRYC https://t.co/LPfp1hsmm1

The Observer (@ninibop3)
2:15am PDT - May 1st, 2021