Don’t Call It Economic Stimulus: It’s Disaster Relief

Heather Nowlin
The Polis
Published in
3 min readAug 7, 2020

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And it’s looking less and less likely by the day

Photo by Markus Winkler on Unsplash

When the country largely shut down in March and April of this year to try and contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, many people were let go from their jobs. In response, Congress put the CARES Act to work: it passed legislation to provide economic relief to the millions of American workers who longer had any source…

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Heather Nowlin
The Polis

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