Help is on the Way as Massive Relief Bill Passes the Senate
Late yesterday, the Senate unanimously passed a $2 trillion relief package intended primarily to mitigate the damage done to businesses and individuals as a result of the virus-induced economic shutdown. The House is expected to pass the bill tomorrow and President Trump should immediately sign it into law. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, or the “CARES Act” for short, logged in at a whopping 883 pages. Normally, eyes would roll at the gigantic word count, but this legislation affects literally everyone in the United States. Congress and the administration need to get this right.