Bernie Sanders calls for $2G monthly payments, rent freeze in next stimulus package | Fox News

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Sen. Bernie Sanders is renewing his push for a $2,000 per month “emergency payment” for every American until the coronavirus outbreak “has passed.”

The monthly payments — as well as a freeze on monthly rent and mortgage payments — are part of a list of wide-ranging priorities the progressive senator from Vermont on Friday highlighted that he would like to see in a potential fourth coronavirus relief package that Congress is considering.

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President Trump signed into law a week ago a massive $2 trillion stimulus package known as the CARES Act that was overwhelmingly passed in a bipartisan vote by Congress.

Source: Bernie Sanders calls for $2G monthly payments, rent freeze in next stimulus package | Fox News