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Biden plan with $2,000 stimulus checks expected to include expanded child tax credit

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - All eyes will be on President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday evening as he rolls out his coronavirus relief package, which is expected to include the largest stimulus check yet of $2,000 for most Americans.
While that will certainly provide relief, the proposal is also expected to include a significant expansion of an existing tax credit for children. That component is designed to provide targeted relief for poor and middle-class households.
The plan was first reported by The Washington Post. The reporting said a figure hadn't been determined but was expected to be similar to a...
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Biden's $2 trillion COVID relief package to include $2,000 stimulus checks, aides tell congressional allies

Biden's $2 trillion COVID relief package to include $2,000 stimulus checks, aides tell congressional allies

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President-elect Joe Biden's advisers have recently told allies in Congress to expect a price tag in the ballpark of $2 trillion, according to two people briefed on the deliberations.
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Biden's $2 trillion COVID relief package to include $2,000 stimulus checks, aides tell congressional allies

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President-elect Joe Biden's advisers have recently told allies in Congress to expect a price tag in the ballpark of $2 trillion, according to two people briefed on the deliberations.
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Biden's $2 trillion COVID relief package to include $2,000 stimulus checks, aides tell congressional allies

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President-elect Joe Biden's advisers have recently told allies in Congress to expect a price tag in the ballpark of $2 trillion, according to two people briefed on the deliberations.
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Biden's $2 trillion COVID relief package to include $2,000 stimulus checks, aides tell congressional allies

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President-elect Joe Biden's advisers have recently told allies in Congress to expect a price tag in the ballpark of $2 trillion, according to two people briefed on the deliberations.
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