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House democrats" coronavirus measure provides some relief for contractors, but lacks other steps needed to help construction

The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, issued the following statement in reaction to release today of House Democrats’ Proposed Coronavirus Recovery Measure:.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 13th, 2020

5 must reads for the AEC industry today: May 14, 2020

1. House democrats' coronavirus measure provides some relief for contractors.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 14th, 2020

White House considers more coronavirus stimulus, with conditions: officials

The White House has started informal talks with Republicans and Democrats in Congress about next steps on coronavirus relief legislation, officials said on Sunday, but they stressed any new federal money would come with conditions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 10th, 2020

Senate coronavirus relief bill"s tax and lending provisions will help construction firms, but industry needs additional measures

The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, issued the following statement in reaction to the Coronavirus relief measure that passed the Senate late last night:.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 26th, 2020

Mnuchin says talks with House Democrats on coronavirus relief measure going very well, says deal is close

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2020

Democrats retook Senate control after the Georgia runoffs. Here"s the legislative maneuver they could use to get $2,000 stimulus checks to Americans and boost Obamacare - all without GOP support.

Biden's policy ambitions on coronavirus relief and healthcare received a major boost after Democrats won key Senate races in Georgia. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Sc.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 6th, 2021

Capitol Report: House Democrats roll out $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill, eyeing a vote by the end of this week

House Democrats unveiled their opening bid Tuesday in the next debate on Capitol Hill over how to fight the coronavirus and revive the economy, a sweeping bill set to be voted at the end of the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

Capitol Report: House Democrats roll out $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill, eye vote by end of week

House Democrats unveiled their opening bid Tuesday in the next debate on Capitol Hill over how to fight the coronavirus and revive the economy, a sweeping bill set to be voted at the end of the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

Capitol Report: House Democrats set to roll out ‘big’ coronavirus relief bill — vote possible by end of week

A top House Democrat said Tuesday he expects lawmakers to return to Washington Friday to vote on another sweeping coronavirus relief bill......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

White House considers more coronavirus aid as jobs picture worsens

The White House has begun informal talks with Republicans and Democrats in Congress about what to include in another round of coronavirus relief legislation, officials said on Sunday, while predicting further U.S. jobs losses in the coming months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 10th, 2020

$500 billion coronavirus aid package passes U.S. Senate, headed to House

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday unanimously approved $484 billion in fresh relief for the U.S. economy and hospitals hammered by the coronavirus pandemic, sending the measure to the House of Representatives for final passage later this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 21st, 2020

House Republican leader: still no deal on more coronavirus money for small U.S. businesses

U.S. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy said on Monday there was still no deal on a funding measure that would provide more relief for small businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

Massive coronavirus stimulus measure fails to clear first hurdle

Legislation to soften the economic blow of the coronavirus pandemic failed its first test vote in the Senate on Sunday. The vote was 47 to 47. The measure needed 60 votes to proceed. Senate Democrats voted against .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2020

Congress" coronavirus relief bill still doesn"t actually guarantee paid sick leave for most American workers

Associated Press House Democrats touted paid sick leave as a centerpiece of their emergency legislation last week, but it doesn't actually cover most Ameri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2020

Mnuchin suggests coronavirus relief measure may be in trouble in Senate

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday suggested Senate might make changes to the coronavirus relief measure passed by the House, which would delay the measure.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2020

Economists applaud coronavirus relief package passed by House but say more is needed

Economists say the coronavirus relief bill passed by the House will help the most vulnerable but more is needed to kee.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 14th, 2020

Pelosi Announces Deal With Trump Admin On Coronavirus Relief

Pelosi Announces Deal With Trump Admin On Coronavirus Relief Update (1815ET): House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that House Democrats and the Trump administration have reached a deal on a response package late Friday following several d.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 13th, 2020

Trump and Democrats both say workers affected by coronavirus pandemic should get paid sick leave

Republicans came out Thursday against a COVID-19 relief package introduced by House Democrats......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2020

Coronavirus Update: India’s COVID surge is ‘beyond heartbreaking,’ says WHO head, as first relief supplies arrive

The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 edged closer to 148 million on Tuesday, as India's surge continued to overwhelm its healthcare system amid a global effort to send much-needed relief to the nation of 1.4 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 27th, 2021

Dow tops 32,000 as $1.9T coronavirus aid package clears Congress

U.S. equity markets rallied Wednesday as the U.S. House of Representatives approved President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 10th, 2021

Dow hits record as House approves $1.9T coronavirus aid package

Stocks rallied as the U.S. House of Representatives readied to vote on President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 10th, 2021