Here's something we don't discuss much. Life expectancy is in direct correlation to income. If you're rich you're likely to live a much longer and healthier life than if you're poor. Poverty kills. Our job: build a health care system and economy that work for all, not just a few.
“We can't run at this level with exhausted people. There will be a point where we cannot do it any longer. We must do all we can do to protect our healthcare workers.”
He underscored that Houston hospitals couldn't have another weekend like Memorial Day.
A staggering 32% of American households have not made their full housing payments this month. We are barreling towards a food and housing crisis unlike anything America has seen since the Great Depression.
Congress must act. Now.
People are suffering. Small businesses have closed for good. People’s bills are piling up and they have no job to pay them. Parents are juggling teaching their kids and keeping food on the table.
We can help. Let's pass our small business bill and implement recurring payments.
As coronavirus numbers continue to surge, Gov. Greg Abbott said today that "the worst is yet to come."
He also said that if people keep violating his mask order, the next step could be another economic lockdown.