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Senate Democrats on Thursday unveiled the details of a $500 billion coronavirus relief plan they...
will offer later in the morning when Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Addison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellMcConnell to try to pass small business funds Thursday, warns against holding it 'hostage' Overnight Health Care: Trump steps up attack on WHO | Fauci says deaths could be lower than first projected | House panel warns federal stockpile of medical supplies depleted | Mnuchin, Schumer in talks over relief deal House Republicans, key administration officials push for additional funding for coronavirus small business loans MORE (R-Ky.) requests unanimous consent to provide an additional $250 billion to the popular Paycheck Protection Program.

Democrats, led by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer Charles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerHouse Republicans, key administration officials push for additional funding for coronavirus small business loans Rep. Massie threatens to block next relief bill, calls for remote voting Democratic senators call for funding for local media in coronavirus stimulus MORE (N.Y.), have proposed $250 billion for the small business loan program, under which employers receive federally backed loans that are 100 percent forgivable if they maintain their payrolls. But half of the amount, $125 billion, is set aside for small banks and credit unions to help better serve woman-, minority-, and veteran-owned businesses.

Sens. Ben Cardin Benjamin (Ben) Louis CardinSenators push for changes to small business aid Phase-four virus relief hits a wall On The Money: Senate aims to quickly approve more small-business aid | Dems…
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