A single GOP senator blocked a bill that would stop private debt collectors from seizing stimulus checks

GOP Sen. Pat Toomey blocked a bill meant to stop debt collectors from seizing stimulus checks.  Democrats had hoped to pass the measure to maximize the help people would get. But Toomey intervened, saying debt collectors had the right to claim cash owed. Republican Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania on Thursday blocked a bill meantContinue reading “A single GOP senator blocked a bill that would stop private debt collectors from seizing stimulus checks”

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