Senate Action Will Not Delay Rebates One Day


Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Robert Greenstein

Research Area: Banking and finance; Government

Keywords: Federal budget; Fiscal future; Recession; Economic projections

Type: Report


The facts are clear: Senate action on the stimulus package will not delay the rebates by a single day. As a result, current Senate deliberations on the stimulus package are causing no delay whatsoever in the timing of the rebate checks.