U.S. House approves $2,000 stimulus checks backed by Trump

A proposal to increase coronavirus relief payments to $2,000 - where the president has said the payments should be - now heads to the U.S. Senate. Drew Angerer/Getty Images
Laura Olson
Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Georgia Recorder. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.