US Congress approves $900B COVID relief bill

Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package that would finally deliver long-sought cash to businesses and individuals and resources to vaccinate the nation. The bill now goes to President Trump. (Dec. 22)

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NANCY PELOSI: If we're going to have safe, be safely enter the economy and our schools, we must crush the virus. I have hope because the virus that's why we could support this bill.

KEVIN BRADY: We have big wins in this package to help us defeat the virus once and for all with billions more in funding for vaccines testing distribution and more.

- On this vote, the yeas are 359. The nays are 53.

- Mr Cassidy--

- Thank you.

- Mr Coons. Mr Cruz. Mr Gaines. Miss Duckworth. Mr Durbin.

- If not on this vote, the yeas are 91. The nays are seven. The 60 vote threshold having been achieved. The motion to concur is agreed to.