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The Challenges Weighing on Passing a New Covid-19 Stimulus Bill

As the U.S. faces a third surge of Covid-19 cases and the prospect of more business shutdowns, there is a growing call for Congress to pass a new stimulus package. WSJ’s Gerald F. Seib examines the forces for and against that happening. Photo: Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg