Fort Report: Coronavirus Update
I hope you are faring well as we deal with the serious consequences of the coronavirus. Your federal government is fighting back with a three-fold response: Protecting Health, Protecting Workers, and Protecting Small Business. As I write, Congress is considering, and expected to pass, a very large piece of legislation that will send checks directly to many Americans, and direct assistance to small businesses in dire circumstances.
Here is a local television interview I did that gives you an overview of where we are at right now:
Here is a more detailed summary of the federal response:
This week, I also held two telephone town halls to discuss these dynamics and how you can get help from your government:
Coronavirus: General Update
Coronavirus and Your Business
Please know you are welcome to contact me with any questions or ideas. My staff and I are here for you.