The American economy has stalled and checks for as many people as possible are a critical part of the solution . . . This "new normal" fact of life has even sparked agreement from drastically different political factions.
An example with a local connection . . .
Republican Sen. Josh Hawley and Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are on opposite ends of the political spectrum, but they're on the same page about one thing: Stimulus checks need to be included in the next coronavirus relief bill.