Tag: stimulus check


Mitch McConnell Blocks $2000 Checks For Working Class

A New Year, but same old action by the Republican-led Senate for the fourth day as they blocked a House-passed bill to increase the stimulus checks from $600 to $2,000 on Friday. Additionally, an attempt was made by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) to set up votes on the House bill and a competing proposal from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell […]


President Trump Barks At Override Vote On Defense Bill

President Donald Trump lambasted congressional Republicans after the House in a 322-87 vote override his veto of a defense policy bill. A total of 109 Republicans pledged solidarity with Democrats on Monday to approve the override, which would be the first of Trump’s presidency. The Senate is expected to consider the measure before the end of the week. Trump blasted […]