House Leaders Call for Commerce Grants Amid Crisis
March 23, 2020
Outside of Capitol Hill, stakeholders also are calling on federal leaders for financial assistance. Airline executives indicated the need for about $50 billion to help stabilize their industry amid an economic turmoil triggered by the pandemic. The Transportation Alliance, the American Bus Association, the National Limousine Association, the Global Business Travel Association, the United Motorcoach Association, the Airport Ground Transportation Association and the Near Airport Parking Industry Trade Association collectively asked the White House for $12 billion for infrastructure priorities.