A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Donald Trump signs US$100 billion coronavirus emergency relief bill

  • The Families First Coronavirus Response Act assures emergency paid leave for those diagnosed with or caring for someone affected by Covid-19
  • Bill also requires free testing for all, including the uninsured, and food assistance programmes

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A US Senate lectern is sanitised before a press conference. Lawmakers passed a coronavirus economic stimulus package on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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