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House Passes $3 Trillion H.E.R.O.E.S. Act

Posted By: Wesley Masters News ,

On last Friday, the House passed the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (H.E.R.O.E.S) Act, the largest spending bill in American history that included a laundry list of items, some not related to coronavirus. Now that the bill has passed the House, it will be sent to the Senate. In order for a bill to become law, it must pass both the House and the Senate, and then be signed by the President.  The Act includes economic relief provisions, including the following: