White House Expresses Support for Making Immediate Cash Payments to American as Part of Coronavirus Package

Washington Post, Mar. 17, 2020–Erica Werner, Jeff Stein, Mike DeBonis
The Trump administration expressed support on Tuesday for sending direct cash payments to Americans in the next two weeks as part of a massive economic stimulus package that is taking shape in Washington, something the White House hopes could stanch the economic free fall caused by the coronavirus.