Contemplating Infrastructure, Chances Bond-Friendly Elements are Included
Many themes are currently, and will continue to be, near the top of the legislative priority list for Washington, D.C. lawmakers. The fact that 2020 is a presidential election year absolutely plays into determining the priority. Sometimes unanticipated near-term pressures develop and add to the to-do list, like we saw this summer. Moving forward, we expect COVID-19 relief and/or stimulus to likely be near the top of the list in the near-term and even into next year, despite the fact that talks for a fifth phase of relief have stopped as of now.