‘A wonderful day in America’: Biden, Democrats take Rose Garden victory lap over $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill
President Joe Biden (AFP Photo/Jason Davis)

President Joe Biden and Democratic congressional leaders patted each other on the back Friday as they celebrated the enactment of his signature $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, which bankrolls stimulus checks, beefs-up unemployment benefits and a range of other aid for pandemic-scarred Americans. Appearing in the White House Rose Garden for an unseasonably warm victory event, Biden told top Democrats that they helped him meet his 2020 campaign promise to rapidly bring relief to millions of Americans who have lost their jobs and loved ones to COVID-19. “I served 36 years in the Senate ...