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  • HEROES ACT, Action required
    Posted On: May 18, 2020

    CALL your United States Senators today:

                   Rick Scott:        202-224-5274 OR 407-872-7161

                   Marco Rubio:   202-224-3041 OR  407-254-2573


    ·        ON Friday May 15, 2020 Congress passed the HEROES ACT HR 6800.  That bill is now headed to the United States Senate.   The HEROES ACT will directly provide assistance to your family and/or people you care about in the following ways:

    o   An additional $1200 stimulus check with an additional increase of $1200 per child up to $6000 per family

    o   Extension of additional $600 Unemployment Insurance weekly relief to January 2021

    o   Protection for Renters and Homeowners from eviction and foreclosures for up to one year after the passage of bill, with an additional $100Billion for rental assistance programs and $75Billion to provide homeowner mortgage assistance.

    o   The bill also bolsters Medicare and Medicaid programs, both programs ensure low-income, Seniors and children’s health care needs are met

    o   Assistance to Farmers, Student Loan debt forgiveness and Hazard pay for “some” essential Workers and much more

    o   To read the bill summary follow the link:

    §   https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/6800

    ·        Suggested script: Hello my name is _____, I live in (your city) _______, I am in favor of the Heroes Act and hope that Senator (Rubio) (Scott) will vote for this economic package. 

    ·        Make the calls to both United States Senators Rubio and Scott today. 

    ·        Let’s get this economy started!


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