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'The same stalemates that we’ve seen throughout Congress for years haven’t been abated even when the need is so urgent'


Following months of negotiations, Congress has reached an agreement to pass a $900 billion coronavirus relief bill that will provide assistance to millions of Americans in need. MSNBC’s host of “American Voices” Alicia Menendez speaks with MSNBC correspondent Leigh Ann Caldwell, Associated Press White House reporter Jonathan Lemire, and Boston Globe Senior Opinion writer Kimberly Atkins about what’s included in this bill and why Congress didn’t pass it sooner.