American Rescue Plan

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., arrives to speak to the media, Tuesday, March 2, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Senate to vote on $1.9T COVID relief bill this week

Republicans are challenging partisanship and wasteful spending measures in the Biden administration’s $1.9 trillion COVID relief package. On Monday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said the Senate is slated to vote on the American Rescue Plan this week.