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Perspective: The Passage of The COVID-19 Congressional Stimulus

Last updated on April 11, 2020

Episode 129 | The Jay Doherty Podcast

The Stimulus has passed. In a time of much-needed relief after days of negotiations, the Coronavirus Stimulus bill has made it through the fires of Congress. Costing upwards of two trillion dollars, this spending bill is the largest the world has ever seen… but Congress did not achieve such a feat without usual discourse… So how did both sides overcome their hurdling partisanship in order to compromise on a deal that ended up costing double what original numbers suggested?

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