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U.S. House will not return next week due to COVID-19 risk

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Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives will not return to Washington next week as planned, due to the continuing risk of coronavirus infection, a top House Democrat said on Tuesday, in a reversal of plans outlined only a day earlier.
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Published on April 28, 2020 -  00:32
U.S. House Will Not Return Next Week Due To "Risk" Of Coronavirus
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives will not return to Washington next week as planned. A top House Democrat said the decision was made due to the continuing risk of coronavirus infection. According to Reuters, the move is a stark reversal of plans outlined just one day earlier. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said he made the decision after discussing the risks with the official House physician. โ€œThe Houseโ€™s physicianโ€™s view was that there was a risk to members that we would not recommend taking.โ€ Steny Hoyer The decision comes as more and more states are pushing to re-open businesses and put people back to work.

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