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Coronavirus live updates: Congress can't agree on stimulus package; US deaths surpass 470

As President Donald Trump announced new federal aid Sunday for three states crippled by the coronavirus — New York, Washington and California — lawmakers in D.C. continued to squabble over a stimulus package aimed at saving an economy in free fall and the U.S. surpassed Spain in confirmed cases, now trailing only Italy and China.

Congress is reeling after being personally impacted by the virus, as Rand Paul, R-Ky., announced Sunday he had tested positive, becoming the first senator to do so. Additionally, two members of the U.S. House of Representatives tested positive last week, and multiple lawmakers have gone into self-quarantine after coming into contact with others confirmed to have the virus.

The stimulus package will attempt to counteract an economy teetering on the brink of collapse amid shutdowns, quarantines and millions of lost jobs. The GOP plan, estimated at $1.4 trillion, includes $1,2000 checks for most Americans, plus more money for b
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