US House of Representatives Approved Support Package!
In the US, the House of Representatives approved the support package. Next is the approval of the support package in the Senate.
US President Joe Biden’s $ 1.9 trillion support package passed the US House of Representatives. In the next stage, the 1.9 trillion package must be approved by the Senate.
The package was to be given to support the economy weakened by the coronavirus epidemic and included $ 1,400 cash support for each individual.
The package finally passed the House of Representatives by 219 to 212. All Republicans in the House of Representatives voted against the package, while Democrats cast two opposite votes.
US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen drew attention to the importance of passing a large economic support package against the negative effects of the coronavirus epidemic.
Treasury Minister Yellen pointed to the need for a “big” support package to help the economy enter a full recovery, said, “We think it is very important to have a large package that will relieve the pain caused by the epidemic.”
Reminding that the budget arrangement that allows the Joe Biden administration’s $ 1.9 trillion economic support package to be passed through the Senate without the support of Republicans, Minister Yellen said, “We hope to see progress in the enactment of this package in the next few weeks..”