Press Release

AAF Resources for the Next Coronavirus Aid Package

As Congress considers the next coronavirus aid package, the following resources from the American Action Forum assess the impact of past policies and propose new policies to aid the recovery.

Assessing the Federal Unemployment Supplement
Policies to Aid a Safe Reopening
  • Safely Opening the Economy: AAF President Douglas Holtz-Eakin sketches a tax-credit proposal that would encourage businesses to take the steps necessary to open safely, allowing them to operate in the presence of the virus.
  • The FDA and COVID Testing Priorities: Holtz-Eakin explains the advantages of less-accurate but significantly faster coronavirus testing — testing that current regulations do not allow.