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Pass A Second Stimulus Package


Last updated 10/5/2020 at 3:35pm

When much of the country shut down this past spring, Congress quickly passed the CARES Act to keep Americans and the economy afloat. Most Americans received a $1,200 check, thousands of small businesses received substantial financial assistance to keep their workforce intact and those who lost their jobs received a $600 per week unemployment benefit. While there were some specific problems with the law – money going to large corporations that did not need the relief or unemployment checks that dwarfed some workers’ salaries, particularly in rural areas where rent and other costs of livi...

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