Tag: coronavirus pandemic
Biden's actions are described as "equitable emergency economic relief" that would "help Americans persevere through the pandemic," according to a White House statement.
PCI and Local 286 recognized early on the importance of protecting workers from the virus and preparing for a possible role in distributing vaccines.
“At a time when so many Americans are facing economic desperation, it is tragic that the Republican leadership has turned their backs on the working families of this country."
A growing movement is calling for the development of a people’s vaccine and the suspension of intellectual property rights to expand access.
"Trump is privately demanding $2,000 stimulus checks. McConnell is quietly fretting over Georgia. Democrats control the leverage, they should demand larger stimulus in the package being negotiated."
“Should American taxpayers from lower-income areas be subsidizing the lifestyles of the rich and famous?"
"As the Covid crisis only grows more deadly, this disgraceful proposal puts the lives of everyday Americans at even greater risk."
The Trump administration—which has denied the severity of the coronavirus pandemic and seized infants from their parents—claims it is acting in the interest of public health and children.
Addressing the coronavirus pandemic can also provide opportunities to fight climate change and boost equity.
Will there be a cohesive message from the top?