Business Briefing: The American Rescue Plan
The American Rescue Plan Act, a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill that allocates new funds and tax credits to help struggling small businesses, was signed into law by President Biden on March 11, 2021. This new bill includes targeted aid for restaurants in the form of grants, additional aid, and an expansion of existing credits such as the Employee Retention Tax Credit.
Join the Chamber for this small business update with Chris Eyler, Executive Director of the NW Region in the Congressional and Public Affairs Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Eyler also will share the status of the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant and Restaurant Revitalization fund.
American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
ABOUT CHRIS EYLER
As Executive Director of the Northwest Region in the Congressional and Public Affairs Division at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Eyler represents the U.S. Chamber throughout the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming and helps develop and implement the U.S. Chamber’s grassroots, legislative, and political activities in the area. He works closely with state and local chambers and members of Congress in his region to further the legislative priorities of the U.S. Chamber. Eyler received his B.A. in history and political science from Miami University (Ohio) and a law degree from the University of Oregon.