Senate Democrats Pass $1.9 Trillion Covid-19 Relief Plan

Senate Democrats Pass $1.9 Trillion Covid-19 Relief Plan
Kristina Peterson, Andrew Duehren and Richard Rubin, The Wall Street Journal
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This article originally appeared in The Wall Street Journal. WASHINGTON—Senate Democrats passed President Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Saturday by the slimmest of margins, following an intraparty standoff over unemployment benefits. The Senate approved the package along party lines, 50-49, after deliberating all of Friday and into Saturday morning.