President Trump Proposes $1.8 Trillion COVID Relief Package
October 12, 2020
On Friday, President Trump proposed a $1.8 trillion COVID relief package that includes $300 billion in aid to states and cities which could provide some much-needed cash to fill Pennsylvania’s budget holes, if allowed.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell had just said earlier in the day another stimulus package is “unlikely in the next three weeks.”
U.S. House Democrats the prior week passed a $2.2 billion COVID relief package that includes $436 billion in aid to states and cities. Read more here.