WILMINGTON, Del. – Today, U.S. Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, joined Mary Cummings-Jordan of WHYY’s Radio Times to discuss the $900 billion COVID-19 relief package, which passed along with the $1.4 trillion annual appropriations bill that funds the federal government.

Additionally, Coons discussed the National Defense Authorization Act, which passed Congress on Dec. 11 and was subsequently vetoed by the president. Coons concluded the interview by talking about Russian hacking threats.

To listen to the full interview, visit