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Pa. Sen. Casey: Senate could vote on coronavirus funding bill as soon as next week

BY: - March 4, 2020

[This developing story will be updated] The U.S. House could vote as soon as Wednesday on a mammoth, $7.5 billion emergency spending bill to fight the coronavirus, with a vote to follow in the United States Senate as soon as next week, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., said Wednesday. Casey spoke to home state reporters […]

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Don’t let Big Pharma capitalize on coronavirus | Opinion

BY: - March 4, 2020

A corporation with the highest-paid executives in the pharmaceutical industry is developing treatment for the new coronavirus. That's worrisome.

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Coronavirus threat: Pa. House needs to pass public health emergency bill, Senate Dem Costa says | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 28, 2020

The call from Sen. Jay Costa comes as the state makes preparations to deal with the virus

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¿Cómo prepararnos para el coronavirus? 3 preguntas y respuestas | Análisis

BY: - February 28, 2020

Lo primero, y más importante, es que las personas deben prepararse para que su vida diaria se vea afectada por medidas de salud pública que se emplearán para tratar de limitar el contagio y propagación del virus.

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SEIU announces $150M get out the vote push; Pa. is at the top of the list | Thursday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 27, 2020

Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. One of the nation’s biggest unions says it’s launching a $150 million push to get out the vote across 40 states, with eight battleground states, including Pennsylvania, being targeted the most intensely. In a statement, the Service Employees International Union, or SEIU, says the push is one of the largest and earliest […]