Trump signals he may lift federal coronavirus guidelines, stimulus package stalls again in Senate – updates | The Columbus Dispatch


WASHINGTON – An effort in the Senate to move forward with a nearly $2 trillion economic stimulus package to combat the coronavirus crisis has stalled for the second day in a row over continued disagreements between Republicans and Democrats. The largely party-line vote (with Republican for and Democrats against) was 49-46 to end debate and move forward. Sixty votes were needed to advance the measure for a final floor vote. The measure is designed to provide direct payments to most