John Legend calls for more coronavirus relief over images of long line for food bank
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John Legend is calling on Congress to provide "immediate cash relief" to Americans amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying that "this is an emergency."

The "All of Me" singer shared a video with his nearly 14 million Twitter followers on Tuesday showing numerous vehicles forming long lines waiting to collect groceries from a Dallas food bank ahead of Thanksgiving.


The 41-year-old entertainer — a vocal critic of President TrumpDonald TrumpIran's leader vows 'revenge,' posting an image resembling Trump Former Sanders spokesperson: Biden 'backing away' from 'populist offerings' Justice Dept. to probe sudden departure of US attorney in Atlanta after Trump criticism MORE — urged Americans to push lawmakers for action:

Legend's remarks came a day after President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenRev. Barber says best way to undercut extremism is with honesty Biden requires international travelers to quarantine upon arrival to US Overnight Defense: House approves waiver for Biden's Pentagon nominee | Biden to seek five-year extension of key arms control pact with Russia | Two more US service members killed by COVID-19 MORE pressed Congress to pass a COVID-19 relief package, touting legislation House Democrats passed earlier this year that is opposed by Republicans.