Second Stimulus Check Money Coming Soon? The Senate is expected to engage in debates surrounding the next stimulus as soon as next week. They will be working on a very tight timeline, that’s if they want to get something accomplished before heading out for another recess.
The Second Stimulus Check’s fate is in the hands of the U.S. Senate, and based on the latest update it seems the government is torn on whether a second round of the stimulus check is needed as the country moves to reopen.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is predicting if there is another stimulus package, it won’t be as big as the last one, and if there is another one it will be the last. McConnell said that we could anticipate the decision being made on whether to go forward with a stimulus in about a month.
Republicans are aiming to offer an alternative to Democrats’ push to continue the $600 weekly federal unemployment payments, which are in addition to state unemployment benefits. Some conservatives fear the amount is so high that it might be keeping people from returning to work.