Small businesses have been hit the hardest by the pandemic. Earlier this week, I heard from a Virginia small business owner about how the American Rescue Plan will help her restaurant and others stay afloat.
Key accomplishments of 2020: the House passed the Equality Act, which prevents discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, and the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, which aims to halt police misconduct, racial bias, and excessive force in policing. Now we’ve also passed the American Rescue Plan.
The American Rescue Plan is a victory for the country during the biggest economic crisis since the Great Depression. Instead of putting his name on the stimulus checks, which would delay them, Pres. Biden is focused on providing aid to those who need it, funding childcare and schools, and managing vaccine production and distribution.
Falls Church city’s new high school is a hub for learning and innovation. At the virtual ribbon-cutting ceremony, Congressman Beyer emphasized the importance of a strong, 21st-century education.