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Protesters in New York City in August demand economic relief during the coronavirus pandemic. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images

A petition calling for $2,000 monthly stimulus checks to every American has surpassed 2 million signatures

Social change is often bottoms up, starting from people and then moving through the political process. UBI is no …

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Joe Biden will push for a third round of stimulus checks in the next Covid-19 relief bill

By: Tucker Higgins | @TUCKERHIGGINS HIGHLIGHTS: President-elect Joe Biden will seek a third round of stimulus checks in the …

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A group of 17 progressive Democrats is pushing for $2,000 stimulus checks to be in the next coronavirus relief package

By: Joseph Zeballos-Roig HIGHLIGHTS: A group of progressive Democrats recently sent a letter to congressional leaders urging them to …

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A bipartisan group of House lawmakers unveiled a stimulus plan to send a 2nd round of $1,200 direct payments and reinstate federal unemployment benefits

By: Joseph Zeballos-Roig. — KEY TAKEAWAYS: A bipartisan group of House lawmakers unveiled a $1.5 trillion stimulus plan on …