Congress needs to quickly agree on coronavirus relief benefits for Americans

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Congressional, Democrats and the trump administration of again failed to reach a compromise on the next round of course, virus relief funding NPR's Windsor Johnston reports on the latest setback. been going back and forth for weeks mainly over the scope and size of the next relief bill the house, passed a two point two trillion dollar measure last month that includes additional funding for state and local governments an extension of extra weekly unemployment benefits and more money for the struggling airline industry the trump administration this week proposed standalone bills, and now says, it wants to keep the next measure under two trillion

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