Thesaurus / skinny
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On the morning conference call with the House Democratic caucus Pelosi rejected the notion of a slimmed-down, or “skinny,” bill, such as the $300 billion measure Democrats blocked last week in the Senate.
FRUSTRATED HOUSE DEMOCRATS PUSH FOR ACTION ON NEW ECONOMIC RELIEF BILLERICA WERNERSEPTEMBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Republican’s “skinny” stimulus package did not include funding for a second round of $1,200 stimulus checks—a proposal that for months Republican and Democratic leaders supported.
A big ECB meeting, jobless claims numbers and a largely meaningless Senate vote on a “skinny” stimulus spending package.
GLOBAL MARKETS DIP AS INVESTORS AGAIN SOUR ON TECH STOCKSBERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
In addition, the Republican’s skinny stimulus does not provide additional funding for state and local governments.
‘SKINNY STIMULUS’: SENATE TO VOTE ON $500 BILLION PACKAGE. WHAT IT DOES AND DOESN’T INCLUDELANCE LAMBERTSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
There are over a dozen races worth watching today, but here’s the skinny on the most consequential.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TODAY’S ELECTIONS IN KANSAS, MICHIGAN AND MISSOURINATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)AUGUST 4, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Andrews was leaving the latrine when he heard a voice call softly, "Skinny."
THREE SOLDIERSJOHN DOS PASSOS
I like it under here, Skinny said; I like it better than being in a house.
ROY BLAKELEY'S SILVER FOX PATROLPERCY KEESE FITZHUGH
After all those weeks in the mountains and all those good eats he is as skinny as ever.
THE CARTER GIRLS' WEEK-END CAMPNELL SPEED
"I don't know what you mean," and she covered her face with her skinny hands and began to cry.
THE PREACHER OF CEDAR MOUNTAINERNEST THOMPSON SETON
Skinny was George Washington, making his way through the wilderness.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF BOB'S HILLCHARLES PIERCE BURTON
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