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Senate passes Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill

The Senate approved the relief plan on Saturday after roughly 24 hours of debate. The bill includes $1,400 stimulus checks for millions of Americans, as well as an additional $300-per-week in unemployment payments until early September.

by Tony Romm, Jeff Stein and Erica Werner, The Washington Post
The U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on April 20, 2020.

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