A $2 trillion stimulus package passed in the Senate late Wednesday night, aimed at softening the economic blow to citizens and businesses due to the coronavirus.
Today many are asking what it means for them.
This comes as more than 3 million Americans filed for unemployment last week. Under the plan, those making up to $75,000 a year are expected to receive check for $1,200.
Couples making up to $150,000 will received $2,400 with an additional $500 per child. The payments would decrease for those making more than $7,500 with a capped income of $99,000 per person and $198,000 per couple.