The outlook for a stimulus check 2 dimmed a bit in Washington as the Senate failed to advance a 'skinny' bill that would exclude direct payments.
As Congress prepares to go back into session after Labor Day, prospects are looking a bit less gloomy for stimulus check 2.
Senate GOP leaders want to pass a 'skinny' coronavirus-relief bill before the November election, but it likely wouldn't include stimulus check 2.
White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows has said President Trump is “willing to sign something at $1.3 trillion.”
A call between House Speaker Pelosi and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows failed to break the political impasse over new stimulus-relief legislation.
Senate Republicans are set to formally introduce their “skinny” stimulus package this week, as House Democrats and White House officials remain at odds over next steps for additional relief.
The IRS said about 50,000 people would finally be getting their first stimulus checks after confusion about child-support payments was resolved.
A second stimulus check looks increasingly unlikely as senators and congressmen stay away from Washington until Sept. 7 and the parties gear up for election season.
While there is hope for a stimulus check 2, the lack of progress between the White House and Democrats is worrying.
A group of moderate Democratic congressmen urged House Speaker Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader McConnell and other party leaders to resume stimulus-package negotiations this weekend.
Even if a second round of stimulus checks is approved, there's a chance that cutbacks at the Postal Service might slow down their delivery.
Americans may be waiting on stimulus check 2 well into September, as negotiations surrounding the next stimulus package have stalled with no plans to resume.
Stimulus negotiations between Democrats and the White House have been on hold, meaning Americans may be waiting longer than hoped for stimulus check 2.
Stimulus check 2 was not included in Trump's recent executive actions, and with negotiations stalled, it’s unclear when (or whether) another round of direct payments is coming.
Here's a possible timetable for a stimulus check 2 being sent out based on the current state of negotiations.
House, Senate and White House negotiators have not made much progress in hammering out a second stimulus bill, but they're not giving up hope.
Some senators think they'll have to stay in Washington past the Aug. 10 start of their summer recess in order to hammer out a second stimulus package.
There are now three different bills vying to deliver the second round of stimulus checks. Here's how much each bill would give you.
President Trump may be considering executive action to get a stimulus check 2 to working Americans even as relief legislation stalls in Congress.
Millions of people have received their last $600 weekly unemployment stipend from the federal government, and many won't be able to pay their rent without it.
Stimulus check 2 would expand eligibility to include money for college students and older dependents.
Here's how stimulus check 2 will look different — and the same — compared to the first stimulus check.