The House has passed the Biden Administration’s $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill. Maine’s 2nd District Congressman Jared Golden was the only Democrat to vote against it. Zero Republicans voted in favor.
President Biden is expected to sign the bill Friday, March 12.
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#BREAKING: Congress has approved the $1.9 trillion virus relief bill, in a win for President Joe Biden and the Democrats: https://t.co/fh1SA7NE36
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) March 10, 2021
.@RepGolden shared this statement saying in part ‘My vote today should not be construed as an unwillingness to support my constituents and the economy through this pandemic.’ @NEWSCENTERmaine pic.twitter.com/hj4A99gL89
— Zach Blanchard (@ZachBlanchard) March 10, 2021
Just in: @RepGolden says he’ll vote again in opposition to $1.9T relief measure. He’s on track to be the only Democratic opponent in Congress. #mepolitics
— Michael Shepherd (@mikeshepherdME) March 10, 2021