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How Much Will Your Community Get From The New Federal COVID Relief Bill? Check This Map.

Without a single Republican vote, Democrats in the House and Senate passed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Act sending direct funding to working families, small businesses and state, tribal and local governments. It also enacts long-held Democratic priorities including expanding federal tax credits for the poorest workers and families with children. “It will cut poverty […]