U.S. SEN. ROY BLUNT joins President Trump at the White House for the signing of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act. The bill, which unanimously passed the Senate, provides coronavirus relief funding for small businesses, agriculture producers,hospitals and health care providers. The bill also includes Blunt’s “shark tank” proposal to speed the development of new coronavirus tests.
RICHMOND – Earth Day came and went Monday with little notice, which is understandable, given that the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, insists upon itself, being so overbearing on the human experience that little else manages to enter the spotlight.
JEFFERSON CITY – People angry about being furloughed from jobs and having their businesses closed are denouncing Gov. Mike Parson for following the social distancing strategy urged by medical professionals.