Senate Republicans introduce new coronavirus bill


Reporting by David Morgan and Richard Cowan; Editing by Chris Reese, Reuters  

March 19, 2020


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday introduced a massive new legislative package to combat the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, saying Republicans would soon begin negotiations with Democrats aimed at brokering a deal to pass it.


McConnell said the legislation would include direct financial help for Americans, relief for small businesses...