Interview: Cory Booker ‘Frustrated’ Over Stimulus Bill Discussions

Federal lawmakers at odds over how much to include in the next coronavirus relief package, whether to extend $600 weekly unemployment benefit

The fight over emergency unemployment benefits continues in Washington. Federal lawmakers are at odds over how much to include in the next coronavirus relief package and whether to extend the $600 weekly unemployment benefit for millions of residents. House members already voted on their version of the bill. It’s $2 trillion more than the GOP-led Senate is looking to pass, and it appears they’ve hit a wall in negotiations.

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) discusses the impasse with Briana Vannozzi of NJTV News.

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