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Here's how New Jersey will benefit from the COVID relief bill

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"A family of four in New Jersey with two children will see, at a minimum, a minimum from this bill, $8,200 to their families," Sen. Cory Booker said.

Video Transcript

- We now know how the state of New Jersey will benefit from the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill that was signed into law by President Biden yesterday. Governor Murphy was joined by US senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker and Elizabeth this morning to discuss how billions in federal funding is being allocated for Jersey. The COVID relief will help state and local officials, local communities, rather, not only combat the pandemic, but also help New Jersey families recover from the devastating economic impact that the crisis has caused.

CORY BOOKER: A family of four in New Jersey with two children will see at a minimum from this bill-- a minimum from this bill-- $8,200 to their families.

- President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan into law yesterday. The legislation received no support from Republicans in the House or the Senate.