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March 27, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Expanding food benefits (and how to apply for them), and... 📈Should Trump undo stay-at-home orders for the good of the economy?

  Welcome to Friday, February 28th, belts and suspenders... "It's going to disappear. One day it's like a miracle, it will disappear."     Email to a friend       Welcome to Friday, March 27th, hammers and nails... Need help for hunger in th…
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March 26, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: 📈 Senate approves historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package, and... Should Congress, athletes, and celebrities receive priority COVID-19 testing?

  Welcome to Thursday, March 26th, forks and knives... The Senate passed the CARES Act on an overwhelming bipartisan vote of 96-0.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Thursday, March 26th, forks and knives... The Senate passed the Coronav…
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March 25, 2020 at 1:01 PM

The DC: Trump hopes to see the country 'back to work' by Easter, and... 👩🏽‍⚕️ Want to help healthcare workers fight COVID-19?

  Welcome to Wednesday, March 25th, sneakers and dress shoes... President Donald Trump hopes to see the country "back to work" by Easter.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Wednesday, March 25th, sneakers and dress shoes... President Don…
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March 24, 2020 at 1:01 PM

The DC: House Democrats introduce $2.5 trillion coronavirus stimulus plan, and... 📶 Do you support remote voting by members of Congress?

  Welcome to Tuesday, March 24th, heads, and shoulders, and knees, and toes... House Democrats have released a “phase 3” coronavirus relief bill of their own as bipartisan negotiations continue in the Senate.     Email to a friend       Welc…
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March 23, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Democrats block coronavirus stimulus package, and... 🧪Can you trust at-home testing kits?

  Welcome to Monday, March 23, showerers and bathers... A proposed trillion-dollar coronavirus stimulus bill has been blocked by Senate Democrats.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Monday, March 23, showerers and bathers... A proposed t…
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March 20, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: California issues 'stay at home' order, and... 🍎 Should we classify grocery clerks as emergency workers during the coronavirus crisis?

  Welcome to Friday, March 20th, movers and shakers... California has ordered its 40 million residents to stay at home in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Friday, March 20th, movers and s…
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March 19, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: 🛑 Shutting the U.S. border over the coronavirus, and... Do you support the Families First Coronavirus Response Act?

  Welcome to Thursday, March 19th, highs and lows... President Trump signed the bipartisan Families First Coronavirus Response Act into law Wednesday night.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Thursday, March 19th, highs and lows... Presi…
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March 18, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Coronavirus death toll passes 100 in U.S., and... Did you (or would you) vote for Biden?

  Welcome to Wednesday, March 18th, tricycles and unicycles... Former Vice President Joe Biden has swept the first primaries since COVID-19 was declared a national emergency.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Wednesday, March 18th, tric…
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March 17, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Families First Coronavirus Response Act moves to Senate, and... 🏥 Should Trump use the Army Corps of Engineers to expand hospital capacity?

  Welcome to Tuesday, March 17th, St. Patrickers and social distancers... Congress continues to battle COVID-19.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Tuesday, March 17th, St. Patrickers and social distancers... Congress continues to battle…
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March 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: 🥤 Multiple states call for closures of bars and restaurants over coronavirus, and... What did you think of the Sanders-Biden debate?

  Welcome to Monday, March 16th, rocks and rolls... A growing number of states are ordering the closing of bars and restaurants to combat the coronavirus     Email to a friend       Welcome to Monday, March 16th, rocks and rolls... A growing…
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March 14, 2020 at 6:30 AM

The House just voted on "Providing Free Coronavirus Testing, Paid Leave, Plus Expanded Food Aid & Unemployment Benefits During the Outbreak"!

Congress Has Voted!   The House just voted on "Providing Free Coronavirus Testing, Paid Leave, Plus Expanded Food Aid & Unemployment Benefits During the Outbreak"! See the Vote hr6201-116 Providing Free Coronavirus Testing, Paid Leave, Plus Expanded Food …
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March 13, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Paid leave and food aid during the coronavirus outbreak, and... 🧫Should the U.S. provide free COVID-19 tests?

  Welcome to Friday, March 13th, caves and hills... Well, it seems the U.S. is closed.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Friday, March 13th, caves and hills... Well, it seems the U.S. is closed. The Capitol. Schools and universities. Th…
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March 12, 2020 at 1:09 AM

The House just voted on "Reauthorizing Gov’t Surveillance Authorities Before They Expire & Reforming the FISA Process"!

Congress Has Voted!   The House just voted on "Reauthorizing Gov’t Surveillance Authorities Before They Expire & Reforming the FISA Process"! See the Vote hr6172-116 Reauthorizing Gov’t Surveillance Authorities Before They Expire & Reforming the FISA …
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March 12, 2020 at 1:09 AM

The House just voted on "Should the U.S. Remove Armed Forces Engaged in Hostilities Against Iran?"!

Congress Has Voted!   The House just voted on "Should the U.S. Remove Armed Forces Engaged in Hostilities Against Iran?"! See the Vote sjres68-116 Should the U.S. Remove Armed Forces Engaged in Hostilities Against Iran? Follow Countable on socia…
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March 11, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Biden has another bodacious night, and... ☣️ Will the coronavirus affect your voting?

  Welcome to Wednesday, March 11th, salts and peppers... Here are the predicted winners of each state that voted on "Super Twosday":     Email to a friend       Welcome to Wednesday, March 11th, salts and peppers... Here are the predicted wi…
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March 10, 2020 at 1:02 PM

The DC: Super Tuesday II, and... 📉 Dow drops over coronavirus fears

  Welcome to Tuesday, March 10th, kittens and puppies... It's Super Tuesday II.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Tuesday, March 10th, kittens and puppies... It's Super Tuesday II. 350 delegates are up for grabs in six states and four t…
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March 10, 2020 at 12:55 AM

The House just voted on "Should the State Dept. Work With North Korea to Reunite Korean-Americans With Family in North Korea?"!

Congress Has Voted!   The House just voted on "Should the State Dept. Work With North Korea to Reunite Korean-Americans With Family in North Korea?"! See the Vote hr1771-116 Should the State Dept. Work With North Korea to Reunite Korean-Americans With Family …
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March 9, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Corona test kits in short supply in U.S., and... 👩🏾‍⚕️ We're looking for health professionals or researchers to discuss COVID-19

  Welcome to Monday, March 9th, city and country folk... As of this morning, the U.S. has 554 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus and 21 deaths.     Email to a friend       Welcome to Monday, March 9th, city and country folk... As of th…
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March 5, 2020 at 6:18 PM

The House just voted on "Should Frontline TSA Workers Be Managed Under the Same Personnel System as Other Federal Employees?"!

Congress Has Voted!   The House just voted on "Should Frontline TSA Workers Be Managed Under the Same Personnel System as Other Federal Employees?"! See the Vote hr1140-116 Should Frontline TSA Workers Be Managed Under the Same Personnel System as Other Feder…
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March 5, 2020 at 1:00 PM

The DC: Are you worried about catching the coronavirus? 🤒 How should Congress respond to the outbreak?

  Welcome to Thursday, March 5th, topdogs and underdogs... California has declared a state of emergency after the first coronavirus death in the state, bringing the number of U.S. fatalities to at least 11.     Email to a friend       Welcom…