Trump – who is– Has a stance on incentives that have changed over the days from strong support on Saturday to a final bill, abandoning negotiations entirely, pushing for stand-alone bills and renewed support for a full package. The effects of the steroid was questioned in relation to the president’s changed position on stimulus relief.
The President’s current move toclouds the water beyond what might or might not be included in a final bill – either stand-alone, thin, or extensive.
Read on to find out what benefits might take effect before or after the law. Further information can be found on the and how . This story is updated often.
The second stimulus check for a maximum of USD 1,200 could still be on the table
Prior to Trump’s announcement, Democratic and Republican lawmakers had agreed on the need for a second direct payment of up to $ 1,200 per eligible American adult and additional money for dependents (find out)and ).
The bill, which the House approved on October 1, which Democrats dubbed the “updated version of the Heroes Act” (PDF), contains similar provisions for stimulus checks to Marchand extends who counts as dependent according to the requirements of the Heroes Act.
The new bill – which could form the basis of conversation once it resumes – would also send $ 500 to any dependents that the taxpayer would pay under the new bill (“the number of taxpayers’ dependents for such a tax year.” )
Mnuchin used the problem solvers’ $ 1.5 trillion proposal as a starting point for his deal. Senator Lindsey Graham tweeted Wednesday about support for the problem-solver proposal.
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Money for the aviation industry to prevent layoffs
As the talks collapse, the airlines are threatening to lay off thousands of workers. The new bill (which is again not law) would have extended the payroll support program to the aviation industry to prevent mass layoffs. American Airlines and United Airlines moved on October 1 to employ 32,000 people after aid ran out. Pelosi and Mnuchin continue to talk about helping airlines.
Improved unemployment to support millions of job seekers
A stop-gap measure for the federal government to fund $ 300 per weekwas scheduled for six weeks and has already ended in some states.
As the main point of contention in the debate, Democrats want a new bill to add $ 600 a week to states’ benefits, as the CARES bill did in March. Republicans want to cut the number to $ 300. The problem solver suggestion puts the number at $ 450 for eight weeks, after which it rises. The new house bill includes $ 600 in unemployment benefits through January 2021.
Wage and salary protection program to support small businesses
The paycheck protection program in CARES is designed to help employers keep workers on payroll and offers small businesses forgivable loans as an incentive to keep employees on payroll – people who may otherwise have lost their jobs during the pandemic . Under the revised Heroes Act, the plan would include the restaurant industry, independent live venue operators, and the aviation industry.
Employee tax credits to help companies retain employees
There is already an IRS-administered program in place to give employers a tax break through 2020 to keep workers on payroll. The new bill would have renewed tax credits to encourage employers to keep workers on payroll.
Extended eviction ban and possible rental support
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention used an obscure health law toas long as the tenants fill out the necessary documents.
It is estimated that up to 40 million people in 17 million households without evictions could lose their homes if the economy does not recover before the last protective measures expire. The new house proposal includes evacuation protection as well as financial support for residential property owners to offset the cuts in rent payments.
Protecting businesses from certain coronavirus lawsuits
Liability protection is high on the agenda for Republican lawmakers. Introduced in theThis measure would limit lawsuits against employers, schools, and health care providers related to exposure to coronavirus, with the exception of gross negligence.
Money to help the USPS get through the election season
Both Democrats and Republicans have submitted bills to fund abefore an election in which up to 80 million people are expected . The new house bill includes additional funding for the USPS. The House of Representatives before that was not taken up by the Senate. The Senate’s “thin” bill has not vacated his chamber.
Support for election security
The pandemic is expected to increase byDuring the US presidential election on November 3rd, many raised concerns about how the USPS will deal with it. The government a coordinated effort to commit mail-in voting fraud. However, the House’s new bill is financed to ensure election security.
Funding schools to fight the coronavirus on campus
Funding hygiene protocols, tests, and other shelter during the coronavirus pandemic is a top priority on both sides of the aisle to help reduce the spread of the virus among students and faculty. The new house bill contains money specifically for schools.
With some schools opening through August, data from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association show a 14% increase in child cases in the last two weeks, September 10-24.