President Joe Biden speaks about the American Rescue Plan, a coronavirus relief package, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, March 12, 2021, in Washington. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., left, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., listen. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
US President Joe Biden speaks about the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill on March 12. Stock markets rose to record highs in response to the bill, which was passed by the Senate and Congress and sShow more

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