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Senate Democrats Unveil $520M COVID Relief Plan, Targets ‘Gaps’ in Hogan’s Proposal

January 27th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

While Gov. Larry Hogan’s COVID RELIEF Act is debated in the Maryland Senate, Democrats in the same chamber put forward their own plan as a $520 million amendment that seeks to add additional support and resources to people and businesses impacted by the pandemic. A multi-level package, the COVID Recovery Now Amendment, includes funding for schools, people not included in Hogan’s proposal, non-profit and commercial businesses, unemployment insurance and other assistance.