That’s Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sometime after 1am this morning announcing that there is now a bill that can be signed into law, after a marathon negotiation that went days and days.
Treasury keeps the half-billon-dollar “slush fund” but Dems managed to secure oversight via 5-person panel and an Inspector General. The Fed is also getting an expanded war chest for corporate bailouts
There are expanded unemployment benefits and direct checks to workers making under $99,000 per year.
$350 billion for small business owners who manage to keep all their workers on payroll.
Read more of the details here: