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New York begs for federal help over coronavirus as Fed sets up fiscal supports

Reuters Monday, 23 March 2020
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio pleaded for help from the federal government and from private citizens to fight the coronavirus outbreak as the U.S. Federal Reserve launched an extraordinary array of initiatives to mitigate the pandemic's economic impact.
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