Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package that may finally deliver a new round of cash to people and businesses. It took months for legislators to come to an agreement. WLVR’s Ben Stemrich has reactions to the bill from Pennsylvania’s federal lawmakers.
Congress passed on Monday a bipartisan $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill after intense negotiations over its final details.
After months of partisan squabbling, congressional leaders have reached agreement on a nearly $900 billion coronavirus relief package.
Hours before the federal government runs out of money, congressional leaders were still negotiating on a coronavirus relief package to attach to the annual spending bill.
Governor Tom Wolf is calling on Congress to pass a pandemic relief package. He and New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy met Monday calling the situation in their states, “dire.”