Trump Finally Signs COVID Relief Bill After Millions Lose Unemployment

Trump Finally Signs COVID Relief Bill After Millions Lose Unemployment

President Trump finally gave in and signed the COVID relief and year-long budget bill on Sunday night, Dec. 27, 2020. If he procrastinated much longer, the government would have shut down at midnight. However, his delay cost 14 million Americans to lose their emergency unemployment benefits that expired on Saturday. Congress took months to come […]

Congress Sends Stimulus Bill to President Trump for Signature

Congress Sends Stimulus Bill to President Trump for Signature

As promised, both the House of Representatives and the Senate voted and passed the stimulus bill. On Dec. 21, 2021, Congress submitted the legislation to the White House for President Donald Trump’s signature. Included in the bill is a year-long budget to keep the government running. The legislation’s price tag is $900 billion for the […]

COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Agreement Reached by Lawmakers

COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Agreement Reached by Lawmakers

Congress members have reached an agreement for a COVID-19 stimulus package. The $900 billion relief package is part of a larger bill that will also fund the government for the next 12 months, as CNBC reported on Dec. 20, 2020. Both the House and Senate leaders announced they have finally reached the long-awaited COVID-19  stimulus […]