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                                President Donald Trump hands a pen to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., after signing the coronavirus stimulus relief package in the Oval Office at the White House on March 27 in Washington. From left, White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, McConnell, Trump, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarty, R-Calif., and Vice President Mike Pence.
How to spend $2.2 trillion — and rescue America’s economy

President Donald Trump aims to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the next few weeks to try to cushion its free fall. But that means putting his fate in the hands of banks, profit-minded businesses and government bureaucrats he has frequently derided. Read more

                                People prepare to sleep in areas marked by painted boxes on the ground of a parking lot at a makeshift camp for the homeless Monday in Las Vegas. Officials opened part of the ot as a makeshift homeless shelter after a local shelter closed when a man staying there tested positive for the coronavirus.
Las Vegas marking parking places for homeless encampment

Homeless people in Las Vegas have been directed to sleep in rectangles painted on the pavement in a makeshift parking lot camp as a way to limit the spread of the coronavirus, a move that is stirring outrage by some on social media. Read more

                                Workers mix FDA-regulated hand sanitizer at the Hawai‘i Agricultural Research Center facility in Kunia, Oahu.
A ‘sanitizer hui’ forms to make hand sanitizer for Hawaii coronavirus frontliners

KoHana Hawaiian Agricole Rum has joined the growing ranks of local companies who are making and donating coronavirus-killing, alcohol-based hand sanitizers to healthcare workers, first responders, the elderly, the homeless and workers performing essential services in sectors from food and education to prisons. Read more

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