China News Service, April 24, according to foreign media reports, on the 23rd local time, the US House of Representatives passed an overwhelming majority of a new economic stimulus bill, providing about 484 billion US dollars for small businesses, hospitals and expanded medical testing, etc. Bailout funds.
According to reports, the House of Representatives passed the stimulus bill with 388 votes, which allocated federal funds to hospitals to strengthen new coronavirus testing and provide more than $ 300 billion in relief funds for small businesses.
The economic stimulus bill was passed in the Senate on the 21st. At present, the bill will become law after being signed by US President Trump.
This is also the fourth round of economic stimulus package adopted by the United States since the outbreak.
According to data from Johns Hopkins University in the United States, as of 5:41 a.m. Beijing time on the 24th, over 860,000 people in the United States have been infected with the new coronavirus and more than 47,000 deaths.