May 20, 2020

Washington Week Ahead: House Democrats rush to craft Phase 4 relief plan

House Democrats are struggling to agree among themselves on the shape of the next major coronavirus relief bill, while farm groups are lobbying for a major new infusion of cash to offset the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.  The Senate, meanwhile, will hold a pair of pandemic-related hearings this week to focus attention on two issues important to agriculture, business liability protection and the state of rural broadband.  Read more