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Trump’s $2,000 coronavirus relief cheques stall as Republicans block vote in Senate

Click to play video 'McConnell blocks bid to immediately raise COVID-19 relief cheques from $600 to $2,000' McConnell blocks bid to immediately raise COVID-19 relief cheques from $600 to $2,000
WATCH: McConnell blocks bid to immediately raise COVID-19 relief cheques from $600 to $2,000 – Dec 29, 2020
U.S. President Donald Trump’s push for bigger $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks stalled out Tuesday in the Senate as Republicans blocked a swift vote proposed by Democrats and split within their own ranks over whether to boost spending or defy the White House.