$1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan passed

On Saturday, the Senate passed $1.9 trillion COVID relief plan after a 12-hour debate.

The vote was 50 to 49 on a party-line vote. The House will vote Tuesday to approve bill.

This plan includes the $1,400 stimulus check. Individuals earning less than $75,000 a year and married couples earning less than $150,000 will receive $1,400 per person.

This bill will also push $300 weekly unemployment benefits through September 6.

It also extends a 15% increase in food stamp benefits from June to September, helps low-income households cover rent.

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