Agreement on a new COVID-19 relief deal

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47 ABC – Today, the Senate and House reached an agreement for a $900 billion stimulus bill to provide relief to the American people.

The agreement includes unemployment aid, rental assistance, direct payments, support for schools, vaccine distribution and more. The broader bipartisan deal also includes money for rental assistance, child care assistance, unemployment, direct pandemic response, and health care systems.

Officials say there is also a stimulus check of up to $600 per individual.

A vote is expected in the Senate as early as tomorrow.

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