Congress is on the cusp of passing a new round of aid aimed at alleviating impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, but calls are already ringing out for more relief. Can Americans expect that to happen soon?
No, say analysts. Not in the short term.
“Despite some claims that the latest round of COVID relief is a ‘down payment’ on another, possibly larger package, this is probably it for a while,” said Brian Gardner, chief Washington policy strategist at Stifel, in a note on Monday.