Promoting Social and Environmental Justice in a Post-Pandemic World

The disproportionate impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on people of color and low-income people worldwide, in terms of both the loss of life and livelihood, has now made it more difficult to live in denial about the socio-economic…

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

On March 27, 2020, the President signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) to provide needed relief to American households, businesses, cities, states and hospitals. Many of the details of how the new law…

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). This federal legislation went into effect on April 2, 2020, and will expire on December 31, 2020. The FFCRA has a variety of provisions…