More than one hundred million dollars in federal COVID relief meant for homeowners and renters, never made it into their hands. It was given to Pennsylvania as part of the CARES Act, but rules created around the money made it difficult to access.
A second round of federal pandemic relief funding is expected to target small businesses like restaurants.
Congress passed on Monday a bipartisan $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill after intense negotiations over its final details.
Many older adults require specialized care during the day that often takes place outside of their home. Now the daycare centers have waivers to free up funding but the money may come too late.
Congress has approved a $900 billion coronavirus relief bill, which includes $600 stimulus checks, extended unemployment benefits and lengthens a ban on evictions that was set to expire at the end of January. It now heads to President Trump’s desk.