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New stimulus checks

Here’s why you’re not getting a $2,000 stimulus check

December 30th, 2020

After a bill to increase stimulus checks to $2,000 passed the House on Monday, Senator Chuck Schumer asked the Senate to take up the bill, but Mitch McConnell objected. McConnell then introduced a bill to repeal Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, establish a committee to examine voter fraud, and increase stimulus checks. McConnell …

Stimulus checks update

Republicans just blocked the $2,000 stimulus checks Trump demanded

December 24th, 2020

President Donald Trump attacked the bill that would fund the government and provide Americans with relief this week, demanding stimulus checks be raised to $2,000. House Democrats requested unanimous consent to pass a bill for $2,000 checks on Thursday morning, but Republicans blocked it, forcing Democrats to try again on Monday. No one in Congress …

Stimulus checks update

Democrats will try to pass $2,000 stimulus checks on Christmas Eve

December 23rd, 2020

President Donald Trump shared a video on Tuesday night in which he attacked the $2.3 trillion spending bill and stimulus package — specifically the $600 stimulus checks. Trump said that individuals should receive $2,000 direct payments and couples should receive $4,000. Democrats agreed and promised to bring the measure up for a vote this week. …

Stimulus package update

New stimulus proposal includes $600 stimulus checks for most Americans

December 17th, 2020

Congress is closer than ever to passing another stimulus package as a government shutdown looms. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell assures Americans that Congress will not leave town until they can reach a deal on COVID relief. He also told his fellow Republican senators that the Georgia senators in runoff races are “getting hammered” over …