Coronavirus: Republicans want Joe Biden to downsize US$1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan

//Coronavirus: Republicans want Joe Biden to downsize US$1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan

Coronavirus: Republicans want Joe Biden to downsize US$1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan

Ten moderate Republican US senators urged President Joe Biden to significantly downsize his sweeping US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package to win bipartisan support as Democrats in Congress prepared to push ahead with his plan this week.A top White House economic adviser signalled willingness to discuss the ideas raised by Republican senators who floated a US$600 billion alternative but said the Democratic president was not willing to compromise on the need for a comprehensive bill to address…

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