COVID relief battle in the Senate now
While President Trump dragged his heels in signing a COVID-19 relief package, his demand for 2,000 dollar relief checks was taken up by an unlikely ally: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. With the House passing that additional aid, the fate lies in the hands of the U.S. Senate and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. So does it stand a chance of passing? Business Insider senior Washington correspondent Dave Levinthal joined Jim on The Final 5 to talk about what could tip the scales, and how the political calculus includes next week’s Senate runoffs in Georgia that will effectively decide control of the chamber.