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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blasts Democrats’ last-minute compromise on stimulus checks as an ‘own-goal’

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez condemned “conservative” Democratic senators who pushed their party to limit eligibility for a new set of $1,400 stimulus checks under President Joe Biden’s relief package. 

Biden has endorsed the proposal for quicker phaseouts for the $1,400 stimulus checks to prevent people who earn higher incomes from getting a third direct payment, two Democratic aides told Insider on Wednesday. The checks form a key part of the $1.9 trillion relief legislation the Senate will take up.

“Conservative Dems have fought so the Biden admin sends fewer & less generous relief checks than the Trump details ⇒

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