Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called out fellow Democrats for bolstering the problem of oppressive policing.
Analysts and antiwar critics say any increase in the Defense Department’s bloated budget would be unacceptable.
The watered-down proposal currently calls for reducing Biden’s proposed direct payments from $1,400 to $1,000.
Though Sanders can’t ultimately stop the veto override, he can force the Senate to stay in session until the New Year.
The sprawling bill greenlights over $740 billion in military spending for fiscal year 2021.
This comes after both chambers of Congress approved a $740 billion Defense Department budget.
Every dollar of public money for U.S. militarism is a dollar that could fight hunger, homelessness or climate change.
Democrats and Republicans decided to join hands once more late Monday.
The refugee crisis in Europe shows the need for a stronger Middle East solidarity movement in the United States.