Biden unveils $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

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Resident elect. Joe biden addressed the american people last night. Unveiling nearly two trillion dollar economic stimulus plan american. Rescue plan that will tackle. The pandemic can get direct finance assistance relief to americans. He said the proposal would send more funds to state and local governments largely to help speed up. Vaccinations and safely reopen schools is proposal. Also calls for another round of stimulus checks. Fourteen hundred dollars for most americans also provide more peace of mind for struggling families by extending unemployment insurance beyond the end of march for millions of workers will be a four hundred dollars per week supplement but the proposal comes with a one point nine trillion dollar price tag. Congress passed a nine hundred billion dollar stimulus bill last month in many republicans are skittish about adding more to a national debt. That is now approaching twenty eight trillion dollars.

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