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Trump signs bipartisan coronavirus relief bill after calling on Congress to approve $2,000 stimulus checks

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President Donald Trump speaks during an event commemorating the repatriation of Native American remains and artifacts from Finland in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, September 17, 2020. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images
  • President Donald Trump signed the $900 billion bipartisan coronavirus relief package on Sunday.

  • The negotiated rescue package contained $600 stimulus checks, federal unemployment aid, food and rental assistance, as well as education funding.

  • “I will sign the Omnibus and Covid package with a strong message that makes clear to Congress that wasteful items need to be removed,” Trump said in a statement.

  • “I

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