This week, the House of Representatives unanimously passed the bipartisan Student Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 (H.R. 6322). This key legislation— introduced last week and co-sponsored by Rep. Jason Crow - further minimizes the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on student veterans as schools and universities take proactive measures to mitigate the spread of the virus.
Congressman Jason Crow (CO-06) today issued the following statement after Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly announced that Captain Brett Crozier will be relieved of his post as commanding officer of the U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt, an aircraft carrier that has been grappling with the spread of COVID-19 cases among its sailors.
Today, Congressman Jason Crow (CO-06) co-led a bipartisan coalition of twenty-six Members of Congress in writing to Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly and Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michael M. Gilday to express concern for the health and safety of American sailors and Marines embarked on Navy vessels and facing the spread of COVID-19. Rep.
Yesterday U.S. Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06) held a small business webinar bringing over 150 small business owners and advocates together to answer their questions about the federal response to the COVID-19 crisis and highlight available resources. Crow was joined by Angela Atkinson, Executive Director of the North Metro Small Business Development Center, for the hour-long teleconference.
Below please find a statement from Rep. Jason Crow on the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, a historic, bipartisan stimulus package to deliver urgently needed relief to those in Colorado and across the country who are impacted by the coronavirus. Earlier today, Rep. Crow spoke on the House floor in support of passing the bill.
Today, Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06) led a group of 14 members of Congress in urging Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to grant humanitarian parole to all vulnerable individuals with non-violent immigration charges during the coronavirus outbreak. In addition to Crow, the letter was signed by Reps.
Immediately after President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law, the Colorado congressional delegation requested that the Small Business Administration immediately implement the act’s loan programs for small businesses.
The bill’s companion, led by Sen. Baldwin, has wide support in the Senate with 18 co-sponsors including Leader Schumer
Within 24 hours of passage, the bill would direct the purchase of 300 million respirator masks
Crow’s bill would make it easier and faster for small businesses to get a loan during the coronavirus emergency
Stimulus package allows small businesses to apply for grants, a top priority for Colorado and local small business owners
U.S. Rep. Jason Crow (CO-06) is encouraging Colorado small businesses affected by the coronavirus crisis to take advantage of Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) to help them during the coronavirus pandemic.