Claudia Grisales Claudia Grisales is a congressional reporter for NPR.
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Mitch McConnell Insists On Liability Protections For Businesses During The Pandemic

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The chamber of the House of Representatives is seen at the Capitol in Washington. Leaders are discussing next steps for how to conduct business like voting and committee hearings during the coronavirus pandemic. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Plans To Vote This Week On Senate's New Relief Measure

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A deal on coronavirus relief that's being negotiated between congressional leaders and the White House would replenish a tapped-out small-business loan program, as well as provide funding for hospitals and testing. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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In this file photo from Jan. 3, 2019, the House of Representatives chamber is seen on the first day of the 116th Congress. The coronavirus pandemic is raising the issue of whether there should be remote voting to enable lawmakers to cast votes without all lawmakers needing to return to Washington. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Appointed Georgia Sen. Loeffler Under Fire For Stock Sales In Weeks Before Pandemic

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Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon, D-Pa., at a news conference in Philadelphia in 2019. Now that lawmakers have left for an extended recess amid the coronavirus pandemic, Scanlon hosted a kid's town hall over the phone. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Trapped By The Coronavirus Pandemic, Congress Tries New Ways Of Legislating From Home

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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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