Skip to content
Subscriber Only

Left-Behind Industries Clamor for Billions in Next Stimulus Bill

  • Lawmakers are already preparing for another relief package
  • Restaurants, renewable power firms and newspapers ask for aid
Video player cover image
Ted Cruz Expects Direct Deposit Stimulus Checks to Reach Americans by April 8
Updated on

Industries that missed out on the largest stimulus bill in U.S. history are already lobbying to ensure they get a piece of the next one.

Restaurant owners are asking Congress for a new insurance program to cover pandemic-related losses. Hotel operators are pleading for larger loans. Renewable power developers want money to keep solar installers on the job. And the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is pitching its initiative to rebuild roads and bridges.