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California lawmakers approve $600 stimulus checks for low-income residents

Added 02-23-21 09:57:01am EST - “California's legislature on Monday approved a $7.6 billion coronavirus relief package that will include $600 stimulus checks for low-income residents.” - Thehill.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Thehill.com: “California lawmakers approve $600 stimulus checks for low-income residents”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

California's legislature on Monday approved a $7.6 billion coronavirus relief package that will include $600 stimulus checks for low-income residents.

Gov. Gavin NewsomGavin NewsomTanden's path to confirmation looks increasingly untenable The death of political self-awareness California governor extends all-mail voting through a potential recall MORE (D), who helped craft the bill, has said he plans on signing the legislation. 

The stimulus checks will go to Californians making $30,000 a year or less. The package also includes over $2 billion in grants for small businesses, $30 million for food banks and $5 million for diaper banks. It will also cancel about $25.6 million in fees for restaurants and hair salons. 

“500,000 dead, countless lives disrupted, so many dreams delayed. The relief that will be provided by the emergency stimulus package will ensure Californians & small businesses hit hard by the pandemic aren’t left behind. I’m proud we passed these immediate actions today,” California Senate Pro Tempore Toni Atkins (D) said after the bill’s passage.

500,000 dead, countless lives disrupted, so many dreams delayed. The relief that will be provided by the emergency stimulus package will ensure Californians & small businesses hit hard by the pandemic aren’t left behind. I’m proud we passed these immediate actions today. pic.twitter.com/buAk3TOobJ

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