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Administration Officials Defend Executive Action on Pandemic Relief

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WASHINGTON — Facing sharp criticism, administration officials on Sunday struggled to explain the executive actions President Trump used to circumvent Congress in the absence of...
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Trump Threatens to Bypass Congress as Stimulus Talks Fail Again

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WASHINGTON — Crisis negotiations between the White House and top Democrats teetered on the brink of collapse on Friday, as both sides said they remained...
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Trump Administration Penalizes Chinese Officials for Hong Kong Crackdown

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam and 10 other senior officials in Hong Kong and...
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With Jobless Aid Expired, Trump Sidelines Himself in Stimulus Talks

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On the first day of the first full week when tens of millions of Americans went without the federal jobless aid that has cushioned them...
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Relief Package Deal Remains Elusive as Impasse Over Jobless Benefits Persists

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WASHINGTON — Top Trump administration officials and lawmakers cautioned on Sunday that a deal over a new relief package to help people and businesses weather...
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As Trump Undercuts Aid Talks, White House Says Extra Jobless Benefits Will Lapse

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WASHINGTON — The prospects for a quick agreement between the Trump administration and congressional Democrats on a new round of aid for the ailing economy...
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As Republicans Embrace Cut in Jobless Aid, Divisions Weaken Their Leverage

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WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans and the White House on Monday threw their support behind a substantial cut in jobless aid for tens of millions of...
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Trump Officials Float Idea of Narrow Bill to Extend Unemployment Benefits

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Top Trump administration officials proposed on Sunday potentially short circuiting free-ranging stimulus talks with Democrats to rush through a much narrower bill prioritizing an extension...
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A Hedge Fund Bailout Highlights How Regulators Ignored Big Risks

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WASHINGTON — As the coronavirus began shuttering the global economy in March, critical parts of U.S. financial markets edged toward collapse. The shock was huge...