House conservatives unveil playbook on how they’ll fight back against Democrats’ $1.9T COVID bill

독특한: The largest conservative caucus in the is circulating a new playbook on how to fight back against 바이든 대통령'에스 $ 1.9 일조 코로나 바이러스 relief bill by exposing each of theliberal goodiestucked inside the package.

The Republican Study Committee (RSC) authored a three-page memo to conservatives to outlineall the left-wing items Democrats are hoping the public won’t find about.Fox News first obtained a copy of the fact sheet that is slated to be widely circulated Monday.

Among the provisions raising eyebrows among the conservatives are $ 1,400 stimulus checks going to mixed-status families with undocumented immigrants; allowing Planned Parenthood to receive Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds designed to keep small businesses afloat; and nearly $ 600 million for additional emergency paid family leave for federal employees and U.S. Postal Service workers, 에 따르면 RSC memo.

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The memo also calls out subsidies and loan forgiveness to farmers and ranchers on the basis of race and ethnicity; allowing coronavirus funding to go to colleges that have partnerships with Chinese-controlled companies and Confucius Institutes; and doling out $ 50 million for environmental justice grant programs, which the RSC pans asa thinly-veiled kickback to leftist environmental groups.

The RSC memo raises concerns over extending PPP business funding to owners who could have a felony record, 포함 “violent criminals,” and extending Medicaid eligibility for incarcerated inmates during the 30 days prior to their release.

대표. 짐 뱅크스, 껍질., does a television interview in the Capitol on Wednesday, 씨족. 27, 2017. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

대표. 짐 뱅크스, 껍질., does a television interview in the Capitol on Wednesday, 씨족. 27, 2017. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) (게티 이미지)

대표. 짐 뱅크스, 껍질., the chairman of the RSC, said taxpayers need to know what’s hidden in the package.

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The RSC is leading conservatives inside and outside the Beltway in opposition to this so-called ‘relief package.’ The more we learn about it, the worse it sounds,” Banks told Fox News. “That’s why we’ve put together a fact sheet to educate Americans exactly how their taxpayer dollars are being spent by Democrats.

The House Budget Committee on Monday will take up the $ 1.9 trillion coronavirus plan, and the full House could vote on the legislation later in the week. House GOP Whip Rep. 스티브 스 칼리스, R-La., already told his Republican conference to vote “아니,” and he dubbed the legislationPelosi’s Payoff to Progressives Act.

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그만큼 591-page bill was released on Friday. The package includes the work of nine House committees that drafted various sections based on their area of jurisdiction.

Joe Biden 대통령이 Albert Bourla와 함께 걷고 있습니다., 화이자 CEO, 권리, 미시간 정부. 그레첸 휘트 머, 오른쪽에서 두 번째, 및 Jeff Zients, 백악관 코로나 바이러스 대응 코디네이터, as he tours a Pfizer manufacturing site, 금요일, 2 월. 19, 2021, 포티지, 나를. (AP 사진 / Evan Vucci)

Joe Biden 대통령이 Albert Bourla와 함께 걷고 있습니다., 화이자 CEO, 권리, 미시간 정부. 그레첸 휘트 머, 오른쪽에서 두 번째, 및 Jeff Zients, 백악관 코로나 바이러스 대응 코디네이터, as he tours a Pfizer manufacturing site, 금요일, 2 월. 19, 2021, 포티지, 나를. (AP 사진 / Evan Vucci) (AP)

The Biden administration and Democrats say the relief bill is necessary to reopen schools, deliver a financial lifeline to struggling families, speed up the health care response, help state and local governments and assist small businesses.

We are in a race against time, and aggressive, bold action is needed before our nation is permanently scarred by the human and economic costs of inaction,” said House Budget Committee chairman John Yarmuth, D-Ky.

사무용 겉옷, 그만큼 House legislation would provide $ 1,400 stimulus checks to adults and their dependents, with individuals making less than $ 75,000 and married couples earning less than $ 150,000 seeing the full amount. But the checks would phase out more quickly and cut off at incomes higher than $ 100,000 for individuals and $ 200,000 for couples filing jointly.

The legislation extends federal unemployment compensation through Aug. 29 at a rate of $ 400 per week, up from the current $ 300.

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The duration of the two main federal unemployment programs would also be lengthened. The Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation program would be extended from 24 ...에 48 주. And the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program would extend from 50 ...에 74 주.

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The legislation would gradually raise the minimum wage to $ 15 으로 2025 and guarantees that tipped workers, youth workers and workers with disabilities are paid the full federal minimum wage. 그만큼 $ 15 wage provision, 하나, may not survive in the Senate.

The coronavirus relief package also includes $ 350 billion to state and local governments, $ 130 billion for K-12 schools and $ 40 billion for colleges and universities. The bill expands the child tax credit, housing assistance, food aid and health care programs, 너무.

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