COVID-19: Public Policy Group Report - 13 May 2020

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    House Democratic leaders lifted the veil Tuesday afternoon on the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, a US$3 trillion package loaded with Democratic priorities to position the party for negotiations with the Republican-controlled US Senate and White House over the next phase in the federal government’s response to COVID-19. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) have scheduled a vote in their chamber for this Friday on the measure.