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Senate coronavirus stimulus bill passes 96 to 0

Posted: 9:02 PM, Mar 25, 2020
Updated: 2020-03-26 00:06:56-04
Senate coronavirus stimulus bill passes after days of wrangling

The coronavirus stimulus bill that will give Americans $1,200 in the next few days has passed, 96 to 0.

The bill also contains assistance for small businesses, expanded unemployment insurance, health care assistance, aid to distressed industries, assistance to local governments, homlessness and housing protections, food assistance, transportation assistance and education funding.

This bill is a $2 trillion stimulus package, the bill will now need to be voted on by the House.