I get it. It will cause massive amounts of inflation. But, in the face of local governments forcing businesses to close I’m not hearing any better ideas.
He said the administration is still looking at direct payments to most Americans. Under the proposal, checks of $1,000 or more could be sent out to people around April 6 and again around May 18.
The exact amount of payouts will be means tested. There will also be small business loans with incentives to keep employees on payroll.