House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes direct payments to Americans and business loans
Friday, 27 March 2020 · The House passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, or CARES, Act on Friday, sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to unleash $2 trillion in stimulus for the coronavirus-hammered economy.
· The legislation passed just before 1:30 p.m. ET after more than three hours of debate.
The White House and Senate leaders agreed early Wednesday on a $2 trillion economic rescue package, the largest in the country's history. The bill would give... SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Seattle Times