Joe Biden gestures after speaking during election night at the Chase Centre in Wilmington, Delaware, in November 2020. Photo: TNS
Joe Biden gestures after speaking during election night at the Chase Centre in Wilmington, Delaware, in November 2020. Photo: TNS

US Congress approves US$1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill in big win for Joe Biden

  • Package includes US$1,400 stimulus checks and other initiatives, in one of the biggest federal efforts in years to assist lower- and middle-income families
  • It also sets aside funds for Covid-19 vaccines and treatments, schools, state and local governments and ailing industries from airlines to concert halls

Joe Biden gestures after speaking during election night at the Chase Centre in Wilmington, Delaware, in November 2020. Photo: TNS
Joe Biden gestures after speaking during election night at the Chase Centre in Wilmington, Delaware, in November 2020. Photo: TNS
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