Indian Country headlines for Tuesday
December 22, 2020
New COVID-19 relief bill includes money for Native schools
A new $900 billion pandemic relief package that could be approved this week has money for Native American schools.
Of the $82 billion allocated to schools and universities, nearly $1 billion is for Native American schools, according to the AP.
The package also includes $600 direct stimulus payment for most U.S. citizens and an additional $600 payment per dependent children.