'We have no time to waste': Joe Biden on House passing stimulus

US President Joe Biden says "we have no time to waste" and urges the Senate to pass his $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, after the House of Representatives approved the package on a mostly party-line vote. "It's time to act," he adds.

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JOE BIDEN: Now the bill moves to the United States Senate, where I hope it will receive quick action. I have-- we have no time to waste. If we act now decisively, quickly, and boldly, we can finally get ahead of this virus, we can finally get our economy moving again.

And the people of this country have suffered far too much for too long. We need to relieve that suffering. The American Rescue Plan does just that. It relieves the suffering. And it's time to act.