UPDATE (03/11/21): President Biden has signed the American Rescue Plan into law. Direct payments to those eligible may be received as early as this weekend.
UPDATE (03/10/21): The House has passed the Senate version of the American Rescue Plan. The legislation now goes to the White House for President Biden’s signature.
UPDATE (03/06/21): The Senate has passed the American Rescue Plan with zero Republican Senators supporting the legislation that will help return America back to normal. Due to changes in the bill, the House must re-vote on the updated package.
UPDATE (02/27/21): With a 219-212 vote, the House has passed the American Rescue Plan. The legislation now moves to the Senate for consideration.
The Biden-Harris administration is wasting no time to quickly respond the multiple challenges faced by the coronavirus pandemic. The administration has put forth a 1.9 trillion dollar package, the American Rescue Plan, aimed at economic aid for struggling families, relief for small businesses, and a national vaccination program to increase testing and vaccine distribution.
The American Rescue Plan would:
The package is now in the hands of Congress. Demand your legislators swiftly pass the administration’s rescue plan so America can begin its long road to full recovery.