After months of negotiations, Republicans and Democrats had agreed on an aid package. Now the legislative package has been passed in the House of Representatives.
The US House of Representatives has decided on another major economic stimulus package because of the Corona crisis. The package of measures with a volume of around 900 billion dollars was adopted with 359 to 53 votes. The Senate also voted in favour.
The package is designed to help financially disadvantaged citizens strengthen the economy and provide more money for vaccinations and the fight against the coronavirus. After months of negotiations on Sunday, the leaders of Democrats and Republicans in Congress agreed on the package.