Monday's News Update From KWGS

Aug 3, 2020

Monday's top stories:

  • Congress has yet to reach an agreement on a new coronavirus relief package, even after federal unemployment payments expired last week. Oklahoma's lone Congressional Democrat, Rep. Kendra Horn, has suggested the $600-a-week payments could be too generous.
  • As hospitalizations from COVID-19 continue at high levels, doctors, nurses, and other health care workers are feeling the physical and emotional strain.