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
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

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