WASHINGTON, March 25 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on
Wednesday unanimously passed a $2-trillion bill aimed at helping
unemployed workers and industries hurt by the coronavirus
pandemic, as well as providing billions of dollars to buy
urgently needed medical equipment.
By a vote of 96-0 the Senate passed the bill, sending it to
the House of Representatives, which could vote sometime this
(Reporting by Richard Cowan and Patricia Zengerle; Editing by
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