The petition calling for a $2,000 per month stimulus package has nearly 2.5 million signatures
More than a year ago, Stephanie Bonin, who owned a restaurant in Denver with her husband, submitted a petition to Congress. It now has more than 2.4 million signatures.
“Our country is still in deep trouble. The recovery has not benefited many Americans-the true unemployment rate of low-wage workers is estimated to exceed 20%, and many people have faced huge debts in utilities, rents, and childcare since last year. “She wrote in the latest update. .
“These are all the reasons for the need to check people who are still struggling. Congress needs to learn from the past year. It took nine months for Congress to send out the second stimulus check, and it took it. It’s also very short. If certain triggers are met, Congress needs to automatically conduct regular inspections. No need to wait for our government to provide the help we need. Sign to join our campaign and let people get checks on a regular basis.”
There may be another way to qualify for more stimulus funds.
This Child and dependent nursing credits It is part of the US$1.9 trillion US rescue plan bill signed into law by President Joe Biden in March. Under the bill, the amount of eligible expenses for child and dependent care credit has increased and will be refunded under the new law-but only in 2021.
this year, Eligible people can apply for certain fees Up to $8,000 for one eligible child, or up to $16,000 for two or more eligible dependents. Both of these amounts are more than twice the previous limit.