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Family Discovers $1 Million of Postal Office Cash in the Middle of the Road

A Caroline County family stumbled upon almost a million dollars in cash while taking an afternoon drive last weekend. Emily Schantz was driving when she hit a bag on Broad Street. They thought it was trash and put it and a similar bag they found about 15 feet away in their pick-up truck to dispose...

Rep. Max Rose, D-N.Y., speaks on the floor of the House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, April 23, 2020. (House Television via AP)
Rep. Max Rose Fights to Keep Staten Island Minor League Baseball Team

The Yankees say that due to a restructuring plan, they are forced to choose between their Staten Island and Charleston affiliate teams.

Rep. Jared Golden Has a Bill to Keep Hospitals Open During COVID-19 Pandemic

Two Maine hospitals that were on the brink of bankruptcy were granted eligibility for a stimulus program this month. The Penobscot Valley Hospital and Calais Regional Hospital would have been forced to close their doors in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic if they hadn’t been approved by courts for Paycheck Protection Program funding.  That...

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Rep. Anthony Brindisi Talks With Local Teachers, First Responders About Coronavirus Recovery Aid They Need

Rep. Anthony Brindisi (D-N.Y.) held a virtual press conference with teachers and first responders this week to announce his bipartisan effort for state and local governments to be included in coronavirus relief.  “If our communities are forced to declare bankruptcy like Sen. McConnell suggested, that will force our state and local leaders to cut essential...

Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., speaks on the floor of the House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, April 23, 2020. (House Television via AP)
Rep. Lauren Underwood Works to Find Solutions to Racial Disparities During COVID-19 Pandemic

Rep. Lauren Underwood, (D-Ill.), led a virtual panel discussion on healthcare disparities during the coronavirus pandemic, alongside Rep. Sheila Jackson (D-Texas) and Rep. Al Green (D-Texas). During the meeting, representatives and public health officials discussed the disproportionate effects COVID-19 has had in communities of color, and the steps the country should take to prevent such...

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Rep. Elissa Slotkin’s Bill Would Get The President to Mobilize a Federal Response to COVID-19

Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Mich.) said she would not ordinarily introduce legislation to tell the White House what to do, but she “cannot ignore the outcry from my district and my state.”

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Rep. Antonio Delgado Leads Effort to Get Coronavirus Aid to Small Family Farms

Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-N.Y.) led an effort to get funding for local businesses and family farms affected by the coronavirus pandemic included in the latest relief package. On April 23, the House passed emergency legislation that included a bill introduced by Delgado, to support small business relief programs.  “Today, I voted, along with my colleagues...