15: Say HELL NO to the HEALS Act!
Youth across the country are looking to elected officials for critical coronavirus action, such as making testing available at schools, ensuring workplace safety, and keeping people housed. But, as usual, Congress is at odds. In this episode of Our Future Now!, college students Nataki Close & Zanagee Artis join hosts Natalie Mebane and Jonah Gottlieb to talk about two competing bills: the HEALS Act vs. the HEROES Act.
5: Why the HEROES Act could save the day?
Kaylah Brathwaite, Director of Operations and Logistics at Zero Hour, joins the NCC team to talk about the HEROES Act. Where it shines, where it falls short, and how it impacts working families.