Late Monday evening, Congress approved the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which funds the government through the 2021 fiscal year and includes an additional $900 billion towards coronavirus relief. MBA President and CEO, Bob Broeksmit, CMB, released a statement commending Congress for finalizing the spending package. As you may have seen in the press, President Trump has indicated reservations with certain provisions of the bill and may refuse to sign it into law, absent certain revisions. In spite of this uncertainty, we still wanted to highlight the key industry priorities that we successfully advocated for inclusion in the final package.
To view the full statement, click the link below.