Trump says he would be in favor of helping U.S. airlines
WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on
Wednesday he would be in favor of helping U.S. airlines
financially when he was asked about a group of Senate
Republicans backing $25 billion payroll assistance for companies
financially devastated by the coronavirus pandemic.
"We don't want to lose our airlines so if they're looking at
that, whether they're Republican or Democrat, I'd be certainly
in favor," Trump said at a White House briefing.
(Reporting by Lisa Lambert and Andrea Shalal; Editing by Sandra
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