Bracing the nation for a grim death toll, President Donald Trump on Sunday extended the voluntary national shutdown for a month.
The House vote came after lawmakers were forced to scramble back to the Capitol when a lone Republican bucked GOP leaders and threatened to force a roll call vote.
The worldwide death toll has surpassed 25,200 with more than 558,500 cases. In the U.S., 1,353 have died and 91,255 have been infected.
The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 428,000 people and killed over 19,000.
Congressional leaders and Trump administration officials finalized a deal Tuesday on a sweeping $2 trillion stimulus package.
After several months of delays, the dynamic messaging boards along Interstate 15 and U.S. Highway 95 are ready to go live.
The DMV closed its offices and call center this week to ensure the safety of their employees and families leaving those with expiring licenses, vehicle registrations and other documents in limbo.
He said infection rates are doubling every four days in some parts of the state and issued the dire prediction that 56% of California’s population could contract the virus over the next eight weeks.
President Donald Trump said the government should take an equity stake in companies that need bailouts because of the effects of coronavirus on the U.S. economy.
Following the decision Sunday to close all of Nevada’s K-12 schools through mid-April, Gov. Steve Sisolak announced additional measures to contain the spread of coronavirus.