House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended Democrats' $3 trillion pandemic relief package Wednesday as what's needed to confront the “villainous virus” and economic collapse. “The American people are worth it."
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The U.S. has the largest coronavirus outbreak in the world by far. There are more than 84,000 deaths and almost 1.4 million confirmed cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University data dashboard. Worldwide, the virus has killed more than 297,000 people and has infected more than 4.3 million.
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