"California is going to come roaring back," Gov. Gavin Newsom promised as he proposed another round of checks.
The IRS said most of the payments will go out on April 7.
Sen. Pat Toomey voted against Democrats' measure, blaming them for passing a bill that lacked protections and had no GOP support in Congress.
President Joe Biden has signed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan into law. The plan is intended on stabilizing the economy as the country recovers from the coronavirus pandemic.
The coronavirus relief package will deliver stimulus checks and other economic relief to Americans.
“A stack of a billion dollars would actually exceed the atmosphere and extend into outer space.” Sen. Ron Johnson is using ridiculous schemes to delay Democrats’ $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill from passing.
The $1.9 trillion plan is broadly popular, but that isn't stopping GOP members of Congress from lining up against it.
In an absurd twist, many say they might be forced to use the next round of government-provided stimulus checks to pay the government.
As Congress debates who “deserves” another stimulus check, households on the cusp are terrified of missing out.
In a win for progressives, the proposal retains the previous income threshold below which Americans would qualify for the full payment.