At a meeting of Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), Baijal directed officials to ensure timely hospitalisation of COVID-19 patients under home isolation in case of emergency to reduce the mortality rate in the national capital which has recorded over 100 daily deaths in seven of the last 13 days. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 in Delhi: Authorities mark micro-containment zones to control surging cases
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If Democrats sweep: An enormous stimulus bill would likely pass in late January, just following Inauguration Day (January 20). If Democrats know they can provide the large-scale aid bill they want in January, it would make little sense for them to compromise heavily in November or December to push a bill through the Republican-controlled Senate. If Republicans keep control of the Senate: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell holds the power here. Both sides would be under extreme public pressure to pass a stimulus bill during the lame duck period, which may or may not happen. If McConnell seems to be marshaling his troops soon after the election, then it will happen. If not, then negotiations will continue into the new administration. (McConnell, for his part, said in an interview on Friday that he expects a package “right at the beginning of the year,” CNBC reported.) It’s mid-November, and no stimulus bill has appeared: Given that all sides generally agree on another … [Read more...] about Second stimulus checks, extra unemployment update: How soon after the election could a deal happen?