COVID-19 Public Policy Group Report - 4 May 2020

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    The debate over the future direction of Washington’s coronavirus response is increasingly falling along traditional party lines. Democrats are seeking to prime the nation’s economic engine through nearly US$1 trillion in new aid for state, territorial and municipal governments. Republicans are countering by calling for fewer taxes, regulations and lawsuits. Presently, no significant COVID-19 legislation is moving in either chamber of the US Congress.