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U.S. Senator Schumer wants at least $750 bln to combat coronavirus, help economy

Reuters Tuesday, 17 March 2020
U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer will propose legislation totaling at least $750 billion to combat the coronavirus outbreak and help the economy, his office said in a statement on Monday. He will present the package as early as Tuesday, the statement said.
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U.S. Senator Schumer wants at least $750 billion to combat coronavirus, help economy

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