By ELIZABETH SCHULZE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For millions of Americans like 27-year-old Edvonte Copeland, stimulus checks from the federal government have provided a financial lifeline.A special education assistant and assistant athletic director at a high school in Minneapolis, Copeland’s... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, TIA HUMPHRIES, CATHERINE THORBECKE and KATE PASTOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 19 days.Here is how the transition is... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Both of Georgia's Republican senators have come out in support of President Donald Trump's demand that Congress increase the value of the stimulus payments to Americans -- breaking with the party's traditional fiscal conservative... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blocked two separate attempts from Democratic senators to pass a bill that would boost stimulus checks from $600 up to $2,000, which the House narrowly passed late Monday night... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A new round of financial relief has finally been green-lit by the government and should flow to millions of Americans weathering the COVID-19 economic crisis soon.President Donald Trump on... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 23 days.Dec 28, 10:03 amOverview: Trump signs pandemic relief after unemployment aid lapses,... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, TRISH TURNER and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Congressional leaders on Wednesday morning were close to a nearly $900 billion COVID-19 relief deal expected to include a second round of stimulus checks for lower-income Americans, according to several Capitol... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Economists and business leaders warn there could be dire consequences if another round of coronavirus stimulus aid isn't approved shortly -- a plausible scenario after President Donald Trump abruptly called off negotiations until... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday that President Donald Trump is rebounding from the "terrible mistake" of calling off negotiations on a stimulus package to address the coronavirus pandemic.In a pair... Read More.
By MINA KAJI and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In a late night tweet Tuesday, President Donald Trump urged Congress to approve an extension of the Payroll Support Program (PSP) for major U.S. airlines that have furloughed tens of thousands... Read More.
By AMANDA MAILE and MINA KAJI, ABC NewsPresident Donald Trump's decision to end negotiations on a second round of coronavirus relief is a crushing blow to an aviation industry that has been pleading for more aid to save tens of... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than one million people worldwide.Over 34.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.