Stimulus Check Update: Senate Could Vote on Relief Bill This Weekend

Maurie Backman, The Motley Fool
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Stimulus Check Update: Senate Could Vote on Relief Bill This Weekend

The massive $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill Americans are widely anticipating has reached the Senate floor. The purpose of that, however, wasn't necessarily just theatrics -- many Republican lawmakers strongly believe that the bill is far too all-encompassing, and they fear that spending heavily on extra relief will lead to a cash crunch down the line.