How Will the Spending Be Spun?

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Trump’s Baseless Claim That a Recession Would Be Deadlier Than the Coronavirus

President Trump, in saying that he wanted to reopen the economy by Easter, has argued that…

Poll: Two-Thirds Expect Coronavirus Impact to Equal Great Recession, None Expect Everything Will Be Fine

Spencer Platt/Getty Images The majority of Americans think the post-coronavirus economic environment will be equal to…