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The front page Sunday morning headlines in the @nytimes  and @washingtonpost  lead with the Senate’s passage of the $1.9 trillion relief package. The bill now goes back to the House for a final vote and then to President@JoeBiden  for his signature.

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President Joe Biden won preliminary approval Saturday of his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill after the Senate voted 50-49 for the package, capping more than 27 hours of debate.

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Mayor Muriel Bowser personally thanked President Joe Biden Saturday for the Senate's passage of the COVID relief funding, highlighting that the District will get $755 million back in funds they lost out on when the CARES Act was passed:

An exhausted Senate narrowly approved a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill Saturday as President Joe Biden and his Democratic allies notched a victory they called crucial for hoisting the country out of the pandemic and economic doldrums.​

The bill now heads back to the House for approval of the Senate's version, which sources say could happen Tuesday, before going to President Joe Biden for his signature.

President Biden’s signature $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill passed the Senate 50-49 on Saturday. The measure, the American Rescue Plan Act, now heads back to the House, with Democrats aiming to have it signed into law next week.

“This plan is historic.” President Biden said during a press conference at the White House on Saturday after the Senate passed a $1.9 trillion #covid19  relief bill

After an all-night session, the Senate gave President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package its stamp of approval.

Mayor Bowser personally thanked President Joe Biden Saturday for the Senate's passage of the COVID relief funding, highlighting that the District will get $755 million back in funds they lost out on when the CARES Act was passed.

The US Senate on Saturday passed President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan in a party-line vote after an all-night session that was delayed repeatedly as the Republican minority tried but failed to push through around three dozen amendments.


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In 2016, nine months before an election, we Republicans said that the next president should fill a Supreme Court vacancy. Today, six weeks before an election, we should hold the same position. Preserving the institution of the Senate should be paramount to any political gain.

You're going to want to make sure your friends see this: Senators Booker, Coons, and Flake just asked for the Senate's unanimous consent to pass a bill protecting the Mueller investigation from President Trump. But they didn’t get it. Because McConnell objected.

Thank you to Senate President Karen Fann and House Speaker Russell Bowers – and all, for what you are doing in Arizona. A fast check of signatures will easily give us the state. Votes against have been reduced to a very small number!

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Justice Ginsburg’s dying wish was that her seat would not be filled until a new president is installed! Senate Democrats, do not back down. You have a tough fight ahead but our future is on the line! No SCOTUS appointment before the election!!!

Remember when Pelosi was screaming that President Trump is a danger to our nation and we must move quickly. They didn’t get one Republican House vote, and lost 3 Dems. They produced no case so now she doesn’t want to go to the Senate. She’s all lies. Most overrated person I know!

The House cannot choose our impeachment managers until we know what sort of trial the Senate will conduct. President Trump blocked his own witnesses and documents from the House, and from the American people, on phony complaints about the House process. What is his excuse now?

The Senate must immediately hold hearings on this! Clapper, Comey, Brennan and even Biden owe it to the American people. They should testify under oath. What did the former president know?

After two and half centuries of our nation's history, it's come to this: The President's lawyers argue on the Senate floor that he can withhold aid, coerce an ally, and try to cheat in an election, And there's nothing we can do about it. Our Founders would be aghast.

This is why President Trump was impeached for obstruction of Congress, and why a Senate trial with no witnesses or documents is a cover-up. #EndTheCoverUp  #DefendOurDemocracy 

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BREAKING: Democrat Doug Jones won election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama in a sharp blow to President Trump that narrows the GOP’s majority in the Senate to two. He beat Roy Moore, a former chief justice of the state Supreme Court who had been accused of sexual misconduct.