The Kentucky senator said that the GOP had offered a "clean bill to fund the government" and blamed the Democrats for rejecting it.
Economists said the energy cutbacks could lead to long-term benefits, but the short-term economic disruptions would be substantial.
The Biden administration plans to lobby members of Congress to fast-track a stop-gap spending measure to avoid a government shutdown at the end of the month.
"We are going to have schools open. We are protecting every Floridian's job in this state," the governor said.
Leaning on unsubstantiated COVID-related fears and exploiting a pandemic for personal and professional gain, teachers still refuse to return to classrooms despite, in some cases, cutting the line for a vaccine.
Critics have complained about Twitter permanently suspending President Donald Trump's account on the one hand and condemning Uganda's internet shutdown on the other.
"We have bartenders with babies and children and they can't pay their rent! They can't eat and it's because of you, Sheila Kuehl!" one protester yelled.
All non-essential businesses in the North Texas region will also be made to operate at 50 percent capacity for at least one week.
With its post-shutdown productions, the Irish Repertory Theatre has charted a clever and innovative course to navigate the pandemic restrictions.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reportedly reached the agreement during a Tuesday phone call.
Manufacturing in China continues to increase as the economy bounces back from the coronavirus downturn.
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Online directory Yelp said there was a spike in the disease in states where there had been an increase in consumer interest in pre-pandemic activities.
Awaken Church in San Diego is accused of breaching county orders by holding a large event on Wednesday, despite ban on indoor operations.
Closed food outlets should limit food sources for rodents, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said.
Caught between being stuck at home and closed casinos, addicted gamblers may view the $1,200 stimulus check as a windfall to bet online.
"The impacts of COVID 19 no longer warrant the suspension of our constitutional rights," Sheriff Fortney wrote Tuesday.
Colorado Rep. Ken Buck blasted the $2 trillion stimulus relief package.
De Blasio joined dozens of state Democratic lawmakers in urging landlords to allow tenants to use security deposits in lieu of rent and other forms of payment forgiveness amid the coronavirus economic lockdown.
"This is going to take longer than Easter to overcome," Republican Governor Phil Scott said on Wednesday.
The U.S. exported $276.2 billion worth of products to Mexico to in 2017.
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Congress has "the power of the purse," the House speaker reminded European leaders during a visit to Brussels.
The last time "poor leadership" scored this high was during the government shutdown in 2013, when Barack Obama was president.
The MSNBC host said: "So what are those Republican senators going to say about that now?"
"Compassionate treatment at the border is not the same as open borders," Stacey Abrams said in her response to Trump's State of the Union address.
From air traffic controllers to teachers, public workers with the informal power not to work are becoming a new force in American politics.