BREAKING: White House, Democrats Reach Tentative Deal on $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

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After a marathon negotiating session, the Trump White House and Senate Republicans struck a deal with Congressional Democrats just after midnight Wednesday on a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, the most expensive piece of legislation in U.S. history.

According to the New York Times, the three parties finally came to an agreement on this third round of emergency funding for the coronavirus-fueled economic implosion after resolving a major sticking point about the administration of a proposed $500 billion bailout fund for struggling industries. The White House’s original plan would have given Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin sole oversight of how the monies were disbursed. Dissatisfied with such a consolidation of financial largesse, Senate
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