Chuck Schumer, Connecticut, Secretary discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York Show


Kerr and I'm Christopher and I'm Susanna Palmer in the Bloomberg news room another hit to the airline industry Emirates which runs the world's biggest airline by international traffic will suspend all of its passenger operations from March twenty fifth as the corona virus spreads there's concern over a crisis at reikers island jail the thirty eight people who have tested positive for the corona virus at the jail on Rikers island include department of corrections employees correctional health service employees and twenty one people in custody officials are monitoring many others and say they would have come into contact with hundreds more in the jail in total more than eighty four million Americans are now under state directives to stay home in New York president trump has also declared a major disaster area FEMA will now bear seventy five percent of new York's cost in fighting the outbreak and president trump says other states may see that as well and considering other areas where we may or may not be doing that and working very closely with Gavin Newsom governor of California and others senior trump administration officials are negotiating a trillion dollar stimulus package with members of Congress Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants a bill completed two days so that senators can approve the measure tomorrow the bill then heads to the house speaking on the Senate floor minority leader Chuck Schumer of New York said all parties are working in good faith to act quickly I just had a very good very detailed phone call with secretary Mnuchin and we are making very good progress a nursing home resident in his eighties is the fifth Connecticut resident to die from the coronavirus governor Ned Lamont said yesterday so far two hundred twenty three people in the state have been diagnosed with the virus including forty three hospitalizations for treatment global news twenty four hours a day on air and on QuickTake by Bloomberg powered by more than twenty seven hundred journalists and analysts in more than one hundred twenty countries I'm Susanna Palmer this is Bloomberg his best inside in the context get.

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