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Brady Intros Bill Demanding States Allow Small Cities and Rural Governments to Receive COVID-19 Relief Funds

June 01, 2020 — Blog

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced legislation demanding states do as Congress intended: Stop hoarding federal Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF) and distribute the money to those rural communities and smaller cities and towns that need it most. Upon introduction of the legislation, Rep. Brady released ...

President Boosts Testing Capabilities in Rural America

May 20, 2020 — Blog

Key points: -The Department of Health and Human Services is set to provide $225 million to Rural Clinics for COVID-19 testing. -These dollars will reach over 4,500 rural health clinics, expanding critical access to testing in these rural communities. Details: As part of the “3.5” coronavirus relief package, Republicans and President Trump boosted ...