Kudlow on coronavirus bill: ‘Main Street’ package absolutely essential to reopening of economy
National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on coronavirus stimulus and when Americans could be going back to work.
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The term “essential business” has been used more frequently in recent weeks as the country grapples with the new coronavirus pandemic, which has prompted states nationwide to institute “shelter-in-place” orders, or similar edicts.
Most “shelter in place” orders identify “essential businesses” using a framework that breaks them down into categories, including, essential health care and public health, child care, emergency services, critical infrastructure, food and agriculture, defense, financial services and media. They also include guidelines provided by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.