Indivisible_logo_horiz_for_dark_bkgd

Tell Your Members of Congress to Prioritize a Coronavirus People's Bailout

You can learn more about a people-first coronavirus response at https://peopleoverprofits.indivisible.org.

Read more

Send an email to your representative and two senators now using our template, or write your own!

You can review and edit our letter template below. When you are happy with the letter text, fill out the form on right and hit the "Send Letter" button! We will use that information to automatically fill in the placeholder text in brackets in the template and address the letter to the correct representative and senators.


Congress has now passed three coronavirus-related response bills. While these bills have temporarily filled in important gaps in our paid sick leave, unemployment insurance, and health care systems, they are grossly insufficient given the magnitude of the current crisis. What’s worse, in return for helping people who are desperately in need of support, Trump and his Republican allies demanded hundreds of billions of dollars in unaccountable corporate bailouts. 

This crisis isn’t over and soon Congress will likely have to pass at least one additional response package. We need to continue demanding that any coronavirus response legislation puts people’s needs ahead of corporate profits — in other words, we need a People’s Bailout. Specifically, we're asking Congress:

  1. Protect our democratic processes while protecting each other.

  2. Make health the top priority, for all people, with no exceptions.

  3. Provide economic relief directly to the people.

  4. Rescue workers and communities, not corporate executives.

  5. Make a down payment on a regenerative economy, while preventing future crises.

Congress must fix the gaps in the previous bills, and make sure that the response to both the outbreak and the likely recession that will accompany it make both less likely to happen in the future.

 

Send the letter

    Not ? Click here.