Covid Relief Bill News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

Biden to pitch stimulus bill in Wisconsin, U.S. state hard hit by pandemic - Reuters

U.S. President Joe Biden will travel to Wisconsin on Tuesday to press his case for a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill in the political battleground state that helped secure his victory in last year's presidential election.

covid relief bill - Reuters
3:06am PST - February 16th, 2021

WRAPUP 1-U.S. consumer sentiment ebbs in February despite additional stimulus hopes - Reuters

U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly fell in early February amid growing pessimism about the economy among households with annual incomes below $75,000, even as the government is poised to deliver another round of COVID-19 relief money.

covid relief bill - Reuters
8:08am PST - February 12th, 2021

U.S. lawmakers introduce legislation to help Black farmers - Reuters

Lawmakers introduced two bills to help minority farmers this week, aiming to address longstanding injustices in the agricultural sector.

covid relief bill - Reuters
2:52pm PST - February 9th, 2021

U.S. Senate Democrats attempting to have minimum wage hike in COVID-19 aid - Reuters

Democrats in the U.S. Senate continue to try to find a way to include a minimum wage increase in a comprehensive COVID-19 relief bill they aim to advance in coming weeks, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday.

covid relief bill - Reuters
8:24am PST - February 9th, 2021

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises on gold boost, U.S. stimulus optimism - Reuters

Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, as gold miners tracked bullion prices higher, while hopes that a new U.S. stimulus bill would lead to a swift economic recovery also lifted sentiment.

covid relief bill - Reuters
7:19am PST - February 9th, 2021

Goldman Sachs boosts US GDP forecast to 6.8% in 2021 and now expects $1.5 trillion in COVID-19 stimulus

Summary List Placement

  • Goldman Sachs raised its US GDP forecast to 6.8% for 2021, from 6.6% previously.
  • Economists now expect a coronavirus relief package worth $1.5 trillion, up from $1.1 trillion.
  • The bank brought forward its forec…

    covid relief bill - Business Insider
    1:30am PST - February 9th, 2021

U.S. House Democrats set to back $14 billion for airline workers, new airport aid - Reuters

A U.S. House committee on Wednesday will consider a Democratic plan to allocate another $14 billion to extend payroll assistance to U.S. airlines to keep thousands of workers on the job through September 30, according to a committee document seen by Reuters.

covid relief bill - Reuters
8:48am PST - February 8th, 2021

UPDATE 1-Biden says he does not expect minimum wage hike to be in COVID-19 relief bill - Reuters.com

U.S. President Joe Biden said in an interview released on Friday he does not expect his proposal for a hike in the minimum wage to $15 an hour to be included in his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill because of Senate rules.

covid relief bill - Reuters
4:15pm PST - February 5th, 2021

Biden says he does not expect minimum wage hike to be in COVID relief bill - Reuters

U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday he does not expect his proposal for a hike in the minimum wage to $15 an hour to be included in his $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill.

covid relief bill - Reuters
3:53pm PST - February 5th, 2021

Biden says he does not expect minimum wage hike to be in COVID relief bill - Reuters

U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday he does not expect his proposal for a hike in the minimum wage to $15 an hour to be included in his $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill.

covid relief bill - Reuters
3:42pm PST - February 5th, 2021

A New Vaccine, Protection Against Strains, and More News

Catch up on the most important updates from this week.

covid relief bill - Wired
11:45am PST - February 5th, 2021

U.S. Houses OKs budget package paving way for Biden COVID-19 relief bill - Reuters

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a budget package on Friday that enables Democrats to push President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package through Congress without Republican support in a process that will likely take weeks.

covid relief bill - Reuters
11:34am PST - February 5th, 2021

U.S. Houses OKs budget package paving way for Biden COVID-19 relief bill - Reuters

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a budget package on Friday that enables Democrats to push President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package through Congress without Republican support in a process that will likely take weeks.

covid relief bill - Reuters
11:25am PST - February 5th, 2021

After Senate paves way for COVID-19 relief, what happens next?

Next, the resolution will return to the House for another vote since several amendments were added.

covid relief bill - ABC News
9:51am PST - February 5th, 2021

Senate passes key procedural step to allow Democrats to pass Covid-19 relief without threat of GOP filibuster

The Senate passed a budget resolution early Friday morning -- a key procedural step that sets up the ability for Democrats to pass President Joe Biden's sweeping Covid-19 relief package without the threat of a filibuster from Republicans who oppose it.

covid relief bill - CNN
2:45am PST - February 5th, 2021

Buttigieg: Talks ongoing on additional transportation sector assistance - Reuters

New U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg told Reuters on Thursday there are "very active" conversations between the White House, Congress and stakeholders about including assistance to the struggling transportation sector, which has sought more than $…

covid relief bill - Reuters
12:47pm PST - February 4th, 2021

Union leader says U.S. domestic testing requirements could bankrupt airlines - Reuters

A top aviation union leader warned on Thursday that mandatory COVID-19 testing requirements for travelers boarding U.S. domestic flights could devastate the airline industry and potentially lead to bankruptcies among airlines.

covid relief bill - Reuters
10:28am PST - February 4th, 2021

Biden tells Democrats he's willing to target COVID relief checks, but not shrink them

President Joe Biden told Democrats Wednesday he's willing to target stimulus checks, but not shrink them.

covid relief bill - ABC News
4:39pm PST - February 3rd, 2021

Schumer, after Biden meeting, says Democrats united on a 'bold' COVID-19 bill - Reuters

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, after meeting with President Joe Biden, said they were united on a big COVID-19 relief package and that Democrats would work with Republicans as possible, but offered no further details.

covid relief bill - Reuters
10:22am PST - February 3rd, 2021

Biden presses U.S. House Democrats to move ahead with COVID-19 bill: Jeffries - Reuters

President Joe Biden, in his call with U.S. House Democrats on Wednesday, made it clear to lawmakers that they need to move forward with COVID-19 relief legislation, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries told reporters.

covid relief bill - Reuters
9:56am PST - February 3rd, 2021

More than two-thirds of Americans support Biden's pandemic relief plan, new poll finds

Summary List PlacementMore than two-thirds of Americans support core elements of President Joe Biden's coronavirus relief package, including stimulus checks and a minimum wage increase, despite support among lawmakers split down party lines. In a poll release…

covid relief bill - Business Insider
9:27am PST - February 2nd, 2021

U.S. House Democrats ready first step toward $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill - Reuters

Both houses of Congress were preparing to take the first steps forward on U.S. President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, with initial votes on Tuesday launching efforts to fast-track passage.

covid relief bill - Reuters
9:07am PST - February 2nd, 2021

UPDATE 1-U.S. Congress readies first steps toward $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill - Reuters

Both houses of Congress were preparing to take the first steps forward on U.S. President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, with initial votes on Tuesday launching efforts to fast-track passage.

covid relief bill - Reuters
9:00am PST - February 2nd, 2021

How Biden's COVID relief could pass without GOP support

What budget reconciliation is, and what it means for COVID relief.

covid relief bill - ABC News
1:35pm PST - February 1st, 2021

Biden faces 'unity' test in meeting with GOP senators on COVID relief

President Joe Biden has signaled openness to potentially moving forward without the Republican senators.

covid relief bill - ABC News
8:34am PST - February 1st, 2021

Republicans - Mitch and the GOP senate, the lastest financial breakthroughs as a result of the COVID Relief plan. 6% Growth GDP 20% Growth Household Income. 0% - Taxes for incomes 75K and below 1.8% Taxes for incomes 75K to 100K. No GOP Senators voted for this bill. What's Next?

JaksonMich (@MichJakson)
3:23am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Crystal (@VasayoCrystal)
3:08am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Andrea R. (@Andee20165)
3:05am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Smith Seigel (@SmithSeigel1)
3:00am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TomReedCongrASS: Tom Reed is trying to take credit for Covid relief and the incredible economic impact that bill has had. But, Tom Reed…

John Myer (@farmorganic)
2:55am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Toni Medvetz (@ToniMedvetz)
2:48am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Paul Thompson (@pt8873)
2:46am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Why8650 (@MindyMcKee46)
2:45am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Saints Fan (@gunzerker8000)
2:41am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Scott Morgan (@ThatScottMorgan)
2:32am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Krisvanaseoleayinky (@Krisvanaseole)
2:30am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @JClagle: @Jim_Jordan @IngrahamAngle While @jim_jordan's GOP still had full control of Congress, Republicans passed a $1.9 trillion tax…

Tracey (@dew789)
2:29am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

ThePhantomBartender (@ReamesKw)
2:24am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

jnc0517 (@jnc0517)
2:19am PDT - May 4th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: Qevin mQcarthy trying to take credit for the covid relief bill HE VOTED AGAINST! These guys are awesome and predictable.…

Ron Diaz (@SixStoriesUnder)
2:11am PDT - May 4th, 2021

Folks, my therapist says that the COVID relief bill is covering my co-pay for therapy. Check it out, yours might be covered, too. https://t.co/L5GsQVtsSD

Emotional Support Goon (@thankdogfordog)
1:36pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @AliasNielsBohr: @ChuckGrassley A year ago you boasted about helping craft a March 2020 Trump Covid relief package with a larger price t…

Jessica (@Bea__Esser)
1:31pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Monte (@mchitty61)
1:30pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @TheRightWingM: Last year, you twice filibustered Covid relief & blocked Tim Scott’s police reform bill. https://t.co/V3oVWxLH0l

Trader One (@TraderOne10)
1:18pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

Last year, you twice filibustered Covid relief & blocked Tim Scott’s police reform bill. https://t.co/V3oVWxLH0l

TheRightWingM (@TheRightWingM)
1:17pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @cordeliers: The relief bill allocates $15 million for a propaganda campaign selling the COVID vaccine. We're subsidizing Big Pharma's m…

Savita /MUSTAFA KEMAL ATATURK (1881-193∞) (@DLoslathe)
1:13pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @politvidchannel: Union: Trump's Scottish golf resort got COVID-19 relief but still fired staff

Bill_Brock (@Bill_Brock)
1:08pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

The IRS expects to start issuing refunds to eligible taxpayers in May. This applies to workers who'd filed a tax return before the $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill became law. https://t.co/fLtETR9HEB

NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA)
1:01pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Randy Allran (@randyallran)
12:59pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Mitch Theriac (@MitchTheriac)
12:56pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

KeriAnn (@KeriAnn28989841)
12:55pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

ConservativeGal (@Conserv76161604)
12:51pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @NYSenate: #NYSenate Bill S5742, sponsored by Senator @annamkaplan, passed (47-16, unofficial). Provides for certain commercial small bu…

Kevin B (@kbgottajd)
12:51pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @goodwill_kid: @thehill who incited the insurrection and let the protesters in ? why must he stay and fight when he should be spending…

KC (@CookKCEgyptian)
12:49pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @Matt_VanDyke: How can Senators who always vote for tax cuts now oppose giving taxpayers their money back in the Covid Relief Bill? #Co

Aiden Cohen (@Aiden_Cohen)
12:48pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

Debra (@EnernestB)
12:46pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @RepDLesko: Biden has already signed a nearly $2 trillion so-called “COVID-19 relief” bill. Now he’s pushing a $2 trillion “infrastructu…

CancerSurivor❤❤ (@KarenSchock3)
12:45pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

Cynthia Mills Philli (@cphillips5000)
7:15pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Janna1104day: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaiming e…

Mary Cooley (@JerseyCoolOne)
7:14pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

William J. Kobilca (@WKobilca)
7:07pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @nytimes: "Through his Covid relief bill and infrastructure proposals, Mr. Biden is striving to prove that government can craft policies…

Shane Taylor (@Shane_Taylor)
7:06pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Bright1950start: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaimin…

Mary Jane Sepmeier (@JaneSepmeier)
7:05pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @Janna1104day: The Party of “No” Not a single GOP lawmaker voted for President Biden’s Covid relief package. They have been acclaiming e…

LongTime (@LongTimeAmy)
7:00pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @ResisterSis20: Gaetz is being investigated for sex trafficking. Is it any surprise he was the only no vote on a sex trafficking Bill? H…

Pamela Grant (@PamUnplugged)
7:00pm PDT - May 1st, 2021

RT @nytimes: "Through his Covid relief bill and infrastructure proposals, Mr. Biden is striving to prove that government can craft policies…

Syed Fahad Hassan (@Keepitdrooling)
6:57pm PDT - May 1st, 2021