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Live updates: House passes $ 3 trillion relief package; Texas supreme court halts voting by mail amid coronavirus pandemic – The Washington Post, The Washington Post

Live updates: House passes $ 3 trillion relief package; Texas supreme court halts voting by mail amid coronavirus pandemic – The Washington Post, The Washington Post

Earlier in the day, former president Barack Obama spoke at a virtual commencement ceremony for graduates of historically black colleges and universities and touched on the major headlines of the day, including the government’s response to the pandemic, which has resulted in more than 87,000 confirmed deaths in the United States.Here are some significant developments:May…

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House Democrats pass $ 3 trillion coronavirus relief package – CNBC, CNBC

House Democrats pass $ 3 trillion coronavirus relief package – CNBC, CNBC

U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks at her weekly press conference.Michael Brochstein | Barcroft Media | Getty ImagesHouse Democrats on Friday passed a $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, unprecedented spending Senate Republicans have pledged to block as the major parties struggle to find a path forward on the pandemic response.The chamber also approved voting by…

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House Democrats unveil new $ 3 trillion coronavirus relief bill – CNBC, CNBC

House Democrats unveil new $ 3 trillion coronavirus relief bill – CNBC, CNBC

House Democrats released their latest bill Tuesday designed to blunt the coronavirus pandemic's devastating effects on the economy and health-care system. Party leaders expect to vote on the more-than-1,800-page package on Friday, along with a plan to allow proxy voting on legislation during the crisis. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to discuss the emergency response package Tuesday…

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White House staff ordered to wear masks – BBC News, Bbc.com

White House staff ordered to wear masks – BBC News, Bbc.com

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump gets in spat with Asian American reporter over "nasty question"White House staff have been ordered to wear masks when entering the West Wing after two aides tested positive for coronavirus.The White House personnel office has said that staff must cover their faces at all times except…

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White House spent the weekend scrambling as they did contact tracing for staffer who tested positive for coronavirus – CNN, CNN

White House spent the weekend scrambling as they did contact tracing for staffer who tested positive for coronavirus – CNN, CNN

Washington (CNN)Trump administration officials spent the weekend scrambling as they attempted to do contact tracing for Katie Miller, Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary who tested positive for coronavirus last week. But they had not identified who Miller contracted the virus from as of Sunday, raising concerns inside the White House about how to contain…

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