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Daily News Digest – March 27, 2020
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Daily News Digest – March 27, 2020

Schools close through end of year; Speaker adjourns session indefinitely, Senate talks April 28; Domestic violence shelters have coronavirus plans; Unemployment shock: record numbers filing jobless claims; House scrambles to return to Washington

House plan on $2.2T virus relief bill hits last-minute snag
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House plan on $2.2T virus relief bill hits last-minute snag

House leaders' plan for swift action on a $2.2 trillion package to ease the coronavirus pandemic 's devastating toll on the U.S. economy and health care system ran into complications Friday as a maverick conservative threatened to delay passage until most lawmakers return to Washington for a vote.