Secretary Mnuchin on scope of coronavirus relief package and economic impact of efforts to slow the pandemic
Tens of millions of Americans directed to stay home as coronavirus crisis escalates; Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin joins John Roberts on ‘Fox News Sunday.’
Congress's proposed response to the economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic includes approximately $3,000 for the average family of four, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told "Fox News Sunday."
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"The average direct deposit or check for a family of four will be approximately $3,000," Mnuchin said. "You can think of this as a bridge for them to get through this quickly."
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He said he expects a vote on the relief bill Monday morning, and that the administration may go back to Congress if more money is needed after 10-12 weeks.
"We need the money now," he continued.