U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration entered into an agreement with American biotech company Moderna for 100 million doses of its experimental coronavirus vaccine, the White House and the drugmaker announced on Tuesday.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday confirmed that he will slash $1 billion from the budget of the New York City Police Department, despite a surge in shootings in the wake of protests and violent unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd.
California’s Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has frozen $2 billion in border wall funding, saying the President did not have the authority to shift the funds from various programs to the border wall.
The White House confirmed plans to distribute $11 billion to states to help fund testing. “We’ve done a tremendous number, and that number is accelerating even quicker,” the official said.
Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) told Breitbart News that Congress had reached a $470 billion deal to fund the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), offering his remarks in an interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Sunday with host Joel Pollak.
On Thursday’s broadcast of CBS’ “Late Show,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that Democrats hope to get more funding for voting by mail into the coronavirus funding bill, and that Democrats want at least $2 billion “to protect the
The bill passed 90-8 in the Senate on Wednesday afternoon after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urged Republicans to support the bill despite concerns from Republican senators who were not heavily involved with the process.
While emphasizing the strength of the American economy, President Trump called for bold measures to support the fight against coronavirus.
Mike Bloomberg, the billionaire former New York City mayor, ended his bid for the presidency on Wednesday, but what is uncertain is what will happen to all of his highly-paid staffers he promised to pay for regardless of a win or a loss.
A White House Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) report released this week found that the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) repeal of the agency’s 2015 net neutrality regulation raised annual incomes by $50 billion.
The District of Columbia has set a new record by issuing a staggering $1 billion in tickets in just three years.
President Donald Trump will transfer another $7.2 billion from Pentagon accounts in 2020 to build the promised border wall, according to the Washington Post.
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