Inside the Stimulus Package

The Latest AALU Policy Analysis
Stimulus Bill Analysis
Congress is circling in on passage of a third significant legislative package in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, designed to stimulate the U.S. economy, provide aid to struggling American workers, and shore up distressed businesses. Read a brief overview from our public policy team on the major parameters of these three initiatives here.

Small Business Loan Information
As part of the “Phase One” package of aid signed into law on March 6, 2020, the Small Business Administration (SBA) will provide an estimated $7 billion in low-interest disaster loans to small businesses and non-profit organizations that have been impacted by financial losses due to the coronavirus outbreak. Learn more about this program and how to access these loans for yourself or your clients in need in this policy brief.

Family and Medical Leave Analysis
“Phase Two” of the federal stimulus, enacted on March 18, 2020, includes a requirement on employers to provide paid sick leave and partially paid family and medical leave to employees. Click here for details on whether and how those requirements could work for you personally or for those you serve – and how to access those tax credits.