Just because the federal government can not agree on anything does not mean that individual states cannot try to pursue the same thing on their own. Just look at what is happening right now around the country with stimulus check where more than one state right now is proposing new injections of free money into their citizens’ bank accounts or mailboxes via check.
Political will collapsed in the U.S. Senate to approve yet another round of the monthly child tax deduction checks in December. Since then, states have stepped up to propose everything from stimulus payments to basic income guarantees. […]