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A man waits at a bus stop that displays the national debt of the United States on June 19, 2020 in Washington, DC. Senate Democrats pushed through the controversial $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 by a 50 - 49 partisan vote.
Biden Unveils Pandemic Spending Package Featuring $15 Minimum Wage, Expanded Unemployment
President-elect Joe Biden unveiled his $1.9 trillion pandemic spending package on Thursday, dubbed the America Rescue Plan (ARP), according to the Biden-Harris website, buildbackbetter.gov. According to the plan’s Fact Sheet, the “pandemic has shined a...