America’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been unprecedented. The complete shutdown of our national economy is truly historic. Not since World War II have Americans experienced such widespread anxiety, unrest, and economic hardship.
We have replayed this time and again… and time and again. First, the government causes a problem. Next. they declare the problem they are the cause of, a crisis. Then, the government raises taxes and usurps more of our freedom. The government then bills itself as the solution.
Democratic Representative Pramila Jayapal admits that she and her progressive colleagues are blocking the PPP legislation. They do not want to pass legislation providing relief to small businesses. They believe it more important to hold on to political leverage.
It has been a week since the Senate attempted to add funding to the PPP. Speaker Pelosi and her Democrat acolytes are refusing to fund loans to save small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. She refuses to acknowledge the government took away the right of these businesses to operate.
The House of Representatives finally brought to the floor for a vote a coronavirus aid package. Its passage received a vote early on today, Saturday after the President’s emergency declaration. The package includes funding for testing and paid sick leave.
The Daily Caller is reporting that senior White House officials say Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sought to include a surprise in the coronavirus relief bill. It would guarantee federal funding for abortion services.