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COVID 19 relief comes with a $3 trillion price tag

4th District Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler was in Lebanon on Thursday speaking to the Lebanon Rotary Club. Hartzler shared how they, at the Federal level are addressing funding issues related to COVID 19, including measures that come with a price tag of $3-trillion-dollars…

 

Hartzler said the SBA pushed out years of funding out in about 14 days. Hartzler said that there was a sizable amount of funds that were provided to states for disbursement.

 

 

Missouri has sent out funds to the counties, including Laclede County, where the County Commission has been considering funding applications from various entities and businesses.
As for another funding package Hartzler said she is on call back notice if the leaders come to an agreement for another funding bill. Hartzler said in the meantime, they are working on a liability protection bill for businesses.


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