Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has blocked an attempt to have senators vote on increasing direct coronavirus relief payments.

WASHINGTON, DC – DECEMBER 20: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) heads to his office from the floor of the Senate on December 20, 2020 in Washington, DC. Republicans and Democrats in the Senate finally came to an agreement on the coronavirus relief bill and a vote is expected later today. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)