As America struggles to confront the coronavirus outbreak, Washington has been consumed with getting money to households and businesses -- but the most urgent need is money in the hands of first responders: the health system, the emergency support personnel (police and others) and the social support systems that are needed for any effective epidemic control.
Congress Should Immediately Give $100 Billion to Cities and States to Fight Coronavirus
Now is the time to act to fight the epidemic itself and to save as many lives as possible.
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