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Members of the coronavirus task force are expected to hold a press briefing Thursday, in what has become a daily affair, amid signs that the curve is flattening in some hard-hit areas.
Following the roll-out of the $2 trillion economic stimulus plan in response to the outbreak, congressional leaders began mulling options for additional funding to aid newly unemployed people and small businesses. But Senate Democrats on Thursday blocked a Republican push to unanimously pass a bill to put $250 billion more into a loan program for small businesses affected by the coronavirus.
It is unclear whether Republicans and Democrats will try to reach agreement on emergency…