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Impact of largest economic rescue package in U.S. history

"It was definitely necessary, though it was later than many would have liked, especially for small businesses," said fellow Mark Jones of the $2 trillion economic stimulus bill passed by Congress. "It's going to take time to get those loans out to small businesses, as well as payments to individuals, but it should have a positive impact, at least in the short- to medium-term."  Houston Matters: https://bit.ly/39nc71U