In an interview with CBS Evening News, President Biden said stimulus payments will be included, but will be based on income.
“It’s somewhere between an individual making up to $75,000 and phasing out, and a couple making up to $150,000 and then phasing out. But again, I’m wide open on what that is,” Mr. Biden said.
The bill won’t include a previously discussed increase to the minimum wage.
Still, Democrats are planning to add new monthly child payments up to $3,600 paid monthly, starting in July.
Republicans argue the plan costs too much.
“Sometimes a cure is worse than a disease,” Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy told “Meet The Press.”
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