Category Archives: Covid Relief

The Senate has endorsed President Biden’s $1.9 Trillion American Rescue Plan. What comes next?

The American Rescue Plan is an “Emergency Legislative Package to Fund Vaccinations, Provide Immediate, Direct Relief to Families Bearing the Brunt of the COVID-19 Crisis, and Support Struggling Communities[1].”

This post deals with frequently asked question about the Democrats proposal for $1,400 direct payments.

Who is eligible for the direct payments?

As part of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan, the Biden administration’s plan is intended to deliver immediate relief to working families by sending $1,400 per person checks to households across America. Unlike the previous rounds of direct payments, both Democrats and Republicans agree that direct payments … Read more