Statement from NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke on Passage of American Rescue Plan

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Chuck Fowke, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Tampa, Fla., issued the following statement regarding congressional passage of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill known as the American Rescue Plan:

“NAHB commends Congress for passing much-needed stimulus legislation to get the economy back on track. The American Rescue Plan includes additional funds for small businesses, rental assistance, school reopenings, nationwide coronavirus vaccine delivery, and aid to state and local governments. These provisions will help provide positive momentum for the housing industry and keep the economy moving forward.”