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AOC agrees with Trump’s call for $2K COVID stimulus checks

AOC agrees with Trump’s call for $2K COVID stimulus checks
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called the president’s bluff after Trump issued a remarkable 11th hour threat not to sign the sprawilng COVID stimulus package.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called the president’s bluff after Trump issued a remarkable 11th hour threat Tuesday night not to sign the sprawling COVID stimulus package.Republican lawmakers strongly oppose increasing the cost of the stimulus package even slightly.“I’m in,” Schumer tweeted.Most Read “Maybe Trump can finally make himself useful and get Republicans not to block it again,” Schumer tweeted.

Aside from the COVID stimulus, Trump also derided several provisions in the separate must-pass spending bill.Insiders believe it is more likely he will come up with some other pretext to blame Democrats if the desperately needed package fails to materialize.

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