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President Trump signs the CARES act, a $2 trillion rescue package to provide economic relief amid the coronavirus outbreak, at the Oval Office of the White House on Friday. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The $2 trillion relief plan that passed in the Senate on Wednesday night marks the largest rescue package in American history. Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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After Days Of Negotiations, Deal Reached On Emergency Aid Measure

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on MSNBC Tuesday that after the coronavirus relief bill is passed, lawmakers will consider options for replacing in-person voting. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrives Monday to speak outside her office on Capitol Hill. The day was filled with back-and-forth in the Senate over the House Democrats' financial stimulus package. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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COVID-19 Updates: Federal Reserve Acts, Deal Eludes Congress, Trump Speaks

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In The Shadow Of Coronavirus, Members Of Congress Revisit Remote Voting

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The furious pace of proposals comes as the spreading virus continues to pose a direct threat to Capitol building operations, as several lawmakers' offices remain closed as a result of at least two coronavirus cases among current D.C-based Hill staffers. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell canceled this week's scheduled recess in order to take up the House bill on the coronavirus response. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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President Trump Meets With GOP Senators To Discuss Coronavirus Economic Response

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