Day: March 22, 2020

Coronavirus: Why lawmakers can’t agree on an economic rescue package amid pandemic

WASHINGTON – Congressional negotiations over a massive economic rescue package hit a snag on Sunday, as Republicans and Democrats sparred over how best to help laid-off workers and shuttered businesses reeling amid the coronavirus pandemic. “No deal,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., told reporters after meeting with […]

Are we doing enough to fight COVID-19? How to get a flight refund: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. It’s a special edition of your Marketplace In light of the COVID-19 crisis, the Marketplace team released a pandemic special, looking into […]