Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) convened her fourth bipartisan working group call with Pennsylvania officials, as well as representatives from the health care, education, business, emergency, and elderly care sectors. Nearly 40 community and state leaders are part of the working group focused on continued communication and collaboration between federal, state, and local officials and stakeholders.
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) applauded passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, historic families and workers-first legislation which will now go to the President’s desk for signature. Included in this comprehensive response package is the Combatting Hunger for Older Americans During Coronavirus Crisis Act, Wild’s bipartisan legislation to prioritize and improve meal delivery and nutrition services for seniors during the coronavirus outbreak. This marks the second time in one week that a bipartisan Wild bill is making its way to the President’s desk.
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) led 51 of her colleagues in a letter requesting that government-provided paid sick leave be guaranteed to frontline health care facility workers in upcoming legislative packages providing needed assistance to health care facilities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.