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Biden Calls for More Aid Spending, Warns of ‘Darkest Days’ Ahead

  • Says new relief proposals will have bipartisan support
  • Congress passed $900 billion rescue package on Monday
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Biden Says Darkest Days in Covid Fight Are Ahead
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President-elect Joe Biden warned the “darkest days” of the coronavirus pandemic were still to come and called on Congress to be ready early next year to produce another stimulus package, even though the most recent one took months to complete.

“Our darkest days in the battle against Covid are ahead of us, not behind us,” he said at a year-end news conference in Wilmington, Delaware.