Senate set for futile vote on skinny coronavirus relief package

In another exercise of futility, the GOP-led Senate is preparing to vote on their “skinny” coronavirus stimulus package, which includes no checks, this week after the Labor Day holiday and the end of their August recess. The bill has no chance of passing the Democrat-led House of Representatives as Democrats have repeatedly refused to take a piecemeal approach to the legislation.Democrats refuse check less skinny coronavirus relief packageOne of the big barriers to passing another coronavirus relief package is the price tag. Democrats refuse to agree to anything with a price tag below $2.2 tri…

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