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: Republican candidates in Georgia Senate runoff support Trump’s bigger stimulus checks to win undecided voters

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At a campaign stop in Macon, Georgia, last week Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler doubled down on her support for $2,000 stimulus checks instead of the $600 checks that are now being deposited in Americans’ accounts under the latest coronavirus aid plan approved by Congress in December. President Donald Trump has been adamant that the $600 relief checks aren’t enough to help Americans get back on their feet, some of whom have been without full-time jobs and unable to pay their rent since early 2020.

Loeffler, who is in the midst of a special runoff election against Rev. Raphael Warnock, the pastor at historic …

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