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Some senators oppose the direct payment part of Biden's stimulus plan because they think it gives too much money to the wealthy, Politico report says

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Some senators are pushing back on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion economic rescue package because it provides too much money to wealthy Americans, according to a report from Politico .
A bipartisan group of senators, led by Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of Virginia, expressed their concerns in a phone call with the Biden administration on Sunday, Politico reported.
The group of 16 senators reportedly told White House officials that they are in favor of increasing funds for vaccine distribution, but feel the $1,400 stimulus...
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