Coronavirus relief bill passes House, but will wait days for a Senate vote


Relief and beers Amy held reports the Senate is now expected to take up a bill after it passed the house in a late night bipartisan vote after extensive wrangling lawmakers passed the bill just after midnight earlier president trump tweeted his support of the families first coronavirus response act signaling Republicans could sign on it provides for free meals to students stuck at home paid sick leave for workers and attempts to address the shortfall in testing for the virus here's congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Democrat of Texas the main thing that we must do is we must have every single American that is showing signs or needs and what we have in this bill is to provide free testing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is expressing cautious support for the bill saying he believes senators on both sides agree swift action

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