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Democrats Block Senate Stimulus Bill

Sunday evening Senate Democrats blocked an emergency COVID-19 funding package from moving any further.

New York Senator Chuck Schumer rallied fellow Democrats to vote against a procedural vote that would have limited debate and forced a vote on the package.  The cloture vote needed the support of 60 senators to pass and failed at 47-47 on partisan lines.  With 3 GOP Senators currently on self-quarantine, the Republican majority is now reduced to one vote.

The Senate is going to consider a new stimulus bill, the third one to be considered thus far. 
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