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Partnership Urges Passage of Federal COVID Relief Package

Published Dec 04, 2020 by Sophia Guevara

Washington, D.C.

Congress has a narrow window within the remaining legislative calendar this year to pass a pandemic relief package. The Partnership is encouraged by the outline that the bipartisan House and Senate members have released and appreciates the revisions and efforts to move the Senate Republican proposal forward.

This week, the Partnership submitted a letter to the greater Houston congressional delegation and urged members of Congress to reach a bipartisan agreement that can pass this year. The organization supports a pandemic relief package that includes business liability protections, additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program and continued funding for state and local governments for pandemic response. The full letter is available here.
 

To learn more about the Partnership's federal priorities, please contact Kaitlyn Murphy.
To see the Partnership's previous COVID-19 relief letter, submitted in July, to the greater Houston congressional delegation, click here.

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