Mar 25, 2020 · The Senate has passed the unparalleled $2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers, and healthcare systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. The vote went 96-0 with no one voting no, according to the C-SPAN live vote counter. It needed just a 60-vote supermajority. The bill now goes to the House for its approval.
Dec 21, 2020 · Earlier in the day, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that while he supported the approximately $900 billion deal, more aid should be passed next year.
After a week spent attacking the $600 second stimulus check, President Donald Trump signed a $2.3 trillion bill Sunday night that that combines $900 billion in stimulus money with funding for the ... 1 day ago · Second stimulus check update: House just voted to back Trump and give you $2,000. It’s now up to the Senate. Updated Dec 29, 6:30 AM; Posted Dec 28, 6:28 PM 1 day ago · Now that the House of Representatives has passed the Cash Act (PDF) to authorize the $2,000 second stimulus payment per qualifying adult and dependent, it is with the Senate to consider.
Apr 21, 2020 · After two weeks of stalemate and days of frenetic negotiations, the Senate approved a nearly $500 billion coronavirus aid bill on Tuesday afternoon with the House set for passage later this week.