A1: Above the Fold(ing) Opposition to the American Rescue Plan
The House passed the American Rescue Plan more than two weeks ago, but newspaper front pages across the country keep reminding voters that House Republicans voted unanimously against getting vaccines in arms, money in pockets, children back in school safely, and people back in jobs.
Here are Wednesday’s front pages from Republican districts that celebrate the American Rescue Plan’s much needed relief:
AL-02, AL-03: Barry Moore, Mike Rogers
Eufala Tribune (syndicated): Alabama reviewing Medicaid expansion incentives
AK-AL: Don Young
Anchorage Daily News: Anchorage will get an estimated $100 million in new COVID-19 relief funds. Now officials must decide what to do with it.
NE-01: Jeff Fortenberry
Lincoln Journal Star: Latest relief bill to provide $212M to Nebraska's colleges, universities
NM-02: Yvette Herrell
Silver City Daily Press: County to receive $5M in stimulus funds
OH-07: Bob Gibbs
Times-Reporter (syndicated): How will the child tax credit inside Biden's stimulus package affect rural Ohio?
OH-08: Warren Davidson
Journal-News: Butler County has $75 million in federal funds on the way: How to spend it?
OH-14: Dave Joyce
Akron Beacon Journal: Nearly $100 million more for Akron schools expected through new stimulus funding
TN-08: David Kustoff
Commercial Appeal: 'This could be our chance': Southern Black farmers react to American Rescue Plan stimulus
VA-06: Ben Cline
News & Advance: American Rescue Plan federal money helps boost Amherst County pay raises to 4%
WI-06: Glenn Grothman
The Reporter: Where will Fond du Lac spend its $14 million in COVID-19 relief? It's too early to tell, city manager says