COVID-19: Public Policy Group Report - 7 May 2020

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    President Donald Trump on Wednesday declared that the White House coronavirus task force will continue work “indefinitely” as a result of its popularity with the American public. Less certain is the timetable for a public rollout and subsequent legislative action in the US House of Representatives of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) sweeping “CARES 2.0” COVID-19 response proposal. The US Senate, which is in session this week, took bipartisan action Wednesday on legislation that could be signed into law as part of a future economic recovery package.