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Trump threatens COVID relief bill, testing loyalty of GOP
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Trump threatens COVID relief bill, testing loyalty of GOP

Rather than take the victory of the sweeping aid package, among the biggest in history, Trump is lashing out at GOP leaders over the presidential election — for acknowledging Joe Biden as president-elect and rebuffing his campaign to dispute the Electoral College results when they are tallied in Congress on Jan. 6.

$900B COVID relief bill passed by Congress, sent to Trump
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$900B COVID relief bill passed by Congress, sent to Trump

By ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package Monday night that would finally deliver long-sought cash to businesses and individuals and resources to vaccinate a nation confronting a frightening surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. Lawmakers tacked on a $1.4 trillion catchall spending bill and thousands of...