Republican Lawmakers Still May Not Want to Check Their Local News
Republicans in Congress may want to keep reading Dr. Seuss instead of their local newspapers. The American Rescue Plan that they unanimously voted against is overwhelmingly popular and has earned praise from local outlets across the country for the help it’s bringing to their local communities.
Here are some of the many front pages from Sunday alone that highlighted the American Rescue Plan’s promise to deliver vaccines in arms, money in pockets, children back in school safely, and people back in jobs.
AK-AL: Don Young
Anchorage Daily News: Alaska will get a massive injection of money from the COVID-19 aid bill. Here’s where it’ll go.
GA-11: Barry Loudermilk, Drew Ferguson
Atlanta Journal Constitution: Major aid for families in Rescue Act could slash Georgia poverty rate
LA-04: Mike Johnson
Daily World: Federal COVID-19 relief could help Louisiana higher education avoid budget cuts this year
MD-01: Andy Harris
Sunday Star: Van Hollen: Biden pandemic program helps with child care conundrums
NC-03: Gregory Murphy
Carteret County News Times: Carteret County, municipalities to receive funds from latest federal COVID relief package
SC-01: Nancy Mace
Beaufort Gazette: The $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan is law. What’s in it for South Carolina?
SC-02: Joe Wilson
Aiken Standard: Aiken County set to receive big influx of federal funds from $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package
TX-14: Randy Weber
Beaumont Enterprise (Syndicated): Stimulus Bill Transforms Options For State and Local Governments