Appearing on MSNBC, “squad” member Ayanna Pressley said she wants the next relief package to do more for vulnerable populations including homeless, inmates and illegals.
Pressley also pushed for standardized racial data collection on COVID-19 testing, treatment, and fatalities.
We need to continue to make federal investments in our community health centers. We need to center the humanity of every individual family and workers and that includes not leaving behind undocumented and uninsured.
We have to continue to make investments to support vulnerable populations like those experiencing homelessness, incarcerated men and women. We’re focused right now making sure the CARES Act in its implementation is one that is in urgent need and mitigating the hurt that so many of our families are experiencing — all of our families are experiencing right now.
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