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New Podcast Episode: Assessing Policy Responses to COVID-19

It’s The AAF Exchange — your source for clear, data-driven insight into today’s economic and domestic policy issues.

In our latest episode, AAF President Douglas Holtz-Eakin discusses the negotiations over the next COVID-19 legislative package. He explains the potential challenges Congress faces for extending the federal unemployment insurance benefit, as well as his concerns with the federal debt and the economic obstacles posed by closed schools. He also describes his recent proposals for tax credits for businesses to reopen safely and for research and development for infectious disease research.

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Make sure to follow AAF’s dashboard, COVID-19: Impact and Response, where you can find AAF experts’ up-to-date analysis of the government’s proposals and actions on the pandemic.

Whether you’re working from home or taking a walk, The AAF Exchange will keep you up to speed on today’s most pressing policy issues.

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