US Senate passes $2 trillion stimulus package to blunt economic fallout of coronavirus [Radio Pakistan] 26 Mar, 2020

The US Senate has passed an unparalleled 2-trillion-dollar stimulus package unanimously to blunt the economic fallout of COVID-19, after rounds of negotiations between Democrats and Republicans.The upper chamber passed the bill in a 96-0 vote, well above the 60-vote threshold.The bill is aimed at helping unemployed workers and industries hurt by the coronavirus epidemic, as well as providing billions of dollars to buy urgently needed medical equipment.

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