Stimulus Check Update: Millions Want More Payments as Inflation Impacts Thanksgiving

Stimulus Check Update: Millions Want More Payments as Inflation Impacts Thanksgiving

Stimulus Check Update: Millions Want More Payments as Inflation Impacts Thanksgiving Millions of Americans have continued to call for additional stimulus checks as rapid inflation takes its toll on the economy—with analysts suggesting this Thanksgiving holiday could be the most expensive in history. Nearly 3 million people have signed an online Change.org petition calling on Congress to issue more stimulus checks. The petition—which has been backed by nearly 2.97 million people—urges Congress to approve monthly direct payments of $2,000 per month as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a toll on the U.S. economy. "This is catastrophic for working families like mine," Stephanie Bonin, the petition's creator, wrote on Change.org. "I'm calling on Congress to support families with a $2,000 payment for adults and a $1,000 payment for kids immediately, …
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