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Unemployed Workers, Abandoned by House Democrats, Continue to Receive Relief Through Trump Administration

October 15, 2020 — Blog

More than 25 million Americans who lost their job due to COVID-19 shut downs continue to receive unemployment benefits. Yet, Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats continue to stall additional targeted COVID-relief, including for unemployed workers. In August, President Trump stepped-in to fill the void caused by Democrats’ inaction by using executive authority to create the

Trump Administration Continues to Expand Telehealth Services for Medicare Beneficiaries

October 15, 2020 — Blog

Key Takeaway: In response to President Trump’s Executive Order on Improving Rural Health and Telehealth Access, CMS announced yesterday an additional set of telehealth services that Medicare will pay for during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE), as well as additional support for Medicaid and the Children Health Insurance Program (CHIP). As the Trump Administration ...

Further Relief for Providers on the Way

October 14, 2020 — Blog

Key points: Congress has set aside over $175 billion to directly help health care providers and hospitals on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. As of October 5, more than $105 billion has been distributed to over 530,000 providers. This funding has served as a lifeline to ensure continued access to health care in our communities. ...

Important Read: The Tax-Cut Denier In Biden Wants to Repeal What Worked

October 08, 2020 — Blog

Former Vice President Joe Biden’s pledge to repeal the historic Trump Tax Cuts would be a disaster for the middle class, according to an op-ed for Real Clear Markets by Alex Hendrie of Americans for Tax Reform. Key Points from the op-ed:  Biden has pledged to repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act "on day one." Doing so would hurt the fast recovery our economy is ...

Trump Tax Cuts Results: Full Review

October 08, 2020 — Blog

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, championed by President Trump and congressional Republicans, spurred a boom in economic growth that took Americans off the sidelines and got them back to work. Thanks to these reforms, our economy doesn’t have to strain under a tax code from 1986, but will recover with a modern, dynamic tax code that promotes growth. To download this factsheet as a PDF,

Trump Tax Cuts Results, Part Three: Bigger Paychecks

October 07, 2020 — Blog

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, championed by President Trump and congressional Republicans, spurred a boom in economic growth that took Americans off the sidelines and got them back to work. Thanks to these reforms, our economy doesn’t have to strain under a tax code from 1986, but will recover with a modern, dynamic tax code that promotes growth. BIGGER ...

Small Biz Loan Program Saved Jobs, Businesses, New Study Finds

October 06, 2020 — Blog

Key Points:  PPP was “the most ambitious” fiscal policy response to the COVID-19 crisis, a new study finds. Smaller businesses got the most utility out of PPP loans. PPP loans increased employment and financial well-being – especially for Main Street businesses. Over 4.9 million PPP loans were processed, supporting over 51 million ...