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Trump administration urges rapid stimulus approval as economy tanks

President Donald Trump has pledged to "go big" to support the economy, and his administration has eschewed the traditional Republican aversion to debt and deficits.

[WASHINGTON] Amid growing evidence of the damage inflicted on the US economy by the coronavirus pandemic, Senate Republicans on Thursday introduced a US$1 trillion emergency stimulus package.

Many economists now say the United States is already in a deep recession and in desperate need of...

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