The economics fallout from the coronavirus are at recession levels. Meanwhile, to offset the harsh impacts and realities of this pandemic, Congress is hammering out the final details of the $2.2 trillion stimulus package.
Direct payments to everyday Americans ✅
Expanded unemployment benefits ✅
Massive assistance to small businesses ✅
Substantial resources for hospitals, nursing homes and health clinics ✅
Help is on the way!
— Hakeem Jeffries (@RepJeffries) March 26, 2020
White House Correspondent April Ryan spoke with Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), who is a member of the House Judiciary Committee and House Budget Committee. Rep. Jeffries delves into what to expect in stimulus checks from the Government and the taxable nature of payments.
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