Congress Passes Coronavirus Response
The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate both have approved versions of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. The plan allocates $1.9 trillion to healthcare and income support and includes funding to local and state governments. Provisions in the legislation include $5 billion for Homelessness Assistance and Supportive Services and funds for COVID-19 vaccination, testing and expanded healthcare services. The House will vote on the Senate version soon.
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