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Biden adviser says phase-out level for COVID-19 relief checks open to negotiation

· 02/05/2021 13:06
Biden adviser says phase-out level for COVID-19 relief checks open to negotiation

- White House economic adviser Jared Berstein on Friday said the phase-out level for coronavirus relief checks in the Biden coronavirus stimulus plan is open to negotiation.

Bernstein, speaking at a White House briefing, also said the $1.9 trillion price tag on the Biden plan is not too big.



(Reporting by Jonathan Landay)

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