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Senate must pass the Heroes Act now to help struggling Americans

The Hill

After over a month of inaction, senators are urging Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to bring the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act, to the Senate floor for debate and a vote. The Senate should act now. The act, a $3 trillion coronavirus aid bill that was passed by the House of Representatives, includes several components that would benefit struggling Americans, write LBJ's Dr. Michael Hole and Mary Beth Bennett of the Board of Directors at Texas Physicians for Social Responsibility.