On May 15, 2020, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the HEROES Act, a bill that provides $3 trillion of emergency funding to support families, essential workers, and small businesses. As of August 31, 2020, this bill has NOT been passed by the U.S. Senate or signed into law. However, given the scope of this legislation, here are just some of the most important parts to note for the AAPI community

Email your Senators & tell them #HEALSNo and #PassHEROESAct already passed by the House, which provides relief for the unemployed, renters, frontline workers & doesn’t leave out immigrants! The pandemic has disproportionately impacted low-income communities and communities of color. We need COVID-19 relief and we need it NOW. Tell the Senate to #PassHEROESAct 

 

Demand the Senate to pass the #HEROESAct and immigrant-inclusive COVID-19 relief!1 of 7 Asian immigrants is…

Posted by Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Chicago on Wednesday, July 29, 2020