WASHINGTON, D.C.The RATE Coalition today released the following statement regarding Senate passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act:

“The RATE Coalition applauds leaders in Congress for collaborating together to craft the CARES Act – a critical effort during the COVID-19 crisis. The bipartisan, bicameral deal delivers the relief that the American people deserve – that this crisis demands – and, if signed into law, will serve as a significant step in securing the foundations of our economy.”