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Democrats want rushed vote on Trump's $2,000 coronavirus aid checks By Reuters

Democrats want rushed vote on Trump's $2,000 coronavirus aid checks By Reuters
Democrats want rushed vote on Trump's $2,000 coronavirus aid checks

Late on Monday, Congress overwhelmingly approved an $892 billion emergency coronavirus aid bill that contains a one-time, $600 payment to individuals to help them cope with a U.But with his warning, he put the coronavirus aid in limbo as well as the ability of the federal government to operate normally beyond next Monday, when existing money runs out.In a challenge to congressional Republicans who labored to keep the cost of the coronavirus aid bill below $1 trillion, Democrats joyfully embraced Trump's demand for bigger stimulus checks for Americans.3 trillion in coronavirus aid and government funding into law, or veto it.

The stopgap bill would not include coronavirus aid, however.President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats in the U.

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