Biden rolls out $1.9 trillion emergency package to battle pandemic and economic crises

Millions of Americans would receive $1,400 direct payment

Then-President-elect Joe Biden receives the second dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination from Chief Nurse Executive Ric Cuming at ChristianaCare Christiana Hospital on Jan. 11, 2021, in Newark, Delaware. Biden received the second dose of the coronavirus vaccine three weeks after his first dose, received a few days before Christmas. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)