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Jackie Walorski: Together we will defeat COVID, rebuild our economy and get back to normal
The coronavirus pandemic has presented historic challenges, but Hoosiers always come together to help each other through tough times. After much heartache and hardship, we now have renewed hope the pandemic will soon be behind us.
More than a million Hoosiers have received at least one dose of the safe and effective vaccines that promise a return to normal life. As supply increases and more Hoosiers get vaccinated to protect themselves and their families, we can fully turn to the task of rebuilding our economy.
Last year, members of Congress in both parties set aside our political differences to pass five bipartisan measures providing emergency resources and economic relief.
The Paycheck Protection Program was a vital lifeline for small businesses to keep the lights on and save jobs. Direct payments and a temporary boost in unemployment benefits helped workers and families get through the worst of the crisis.
Bipartisan provisions I co-authored as the top Republican on the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support ensured foster youth and at-risk families would have the resources and support they needed. Investments in PPE, COVID-19 testing […]