House Dems Likely to Pass $2.2 Trillion COVID Bill

Barring a last-minute deal with the administration, House Democrats are likely to approve a $2.2 trillion COVID-19 relief package today without Republican support before leaving Washington to run for reelection. The House bill, a slimmed-down version of the $3.4 trillion HEROES Act that the House passed in May, includes a provision to expand eligibility for… Read more »

Deadline for ASAE’s COVID-19 Relief Sign-On Letter is Tomorrow

More than 2,200 associations have joined ASAE’s latest letter to Congress requesting COVID-19 assistance for 501(c)(6) organizations. The deadline to join the letter is tomorrow and interested parties are encouraged to add their organization’s name to the letter here. ASAE’s sign-on letter urges Congress to expand access to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to include… Read more »

Bipartisan House Group Unveils $1.5 Trillion COVID Framework

Frustrated with the stalemate on a new coronavirus relief package, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus has assembled a roughly $1.5 trillion framework intended as a last-ditch effort to spur negotiations before Congress leaves Washington for the election season. The plan, led by Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Tom Reed (R-NY), is designed for a six-month… Read more »