Inside Track: May 19, 2020 Edition

House Democrats Pass Stimulus 4.0 (or CARES 2.0) House of Representatives Democrats introduced new $3 trillion pandemic relief and stimulus legislation on 5/13 called the “HEROES Act” and passed it on a mostly party-line vote (some Democrats defected and voted no) on...

ACRA Letter to Congressional Leaders

ACRA President Bill Plamondon wrote on behalf of ACRA to Senate Majority Leader McConnell, House Speaker Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Schumer and House Minority Leader McCarthy on April 13, 2020 with suggestions for additional federal policies to support the...

Inside Track: Special April 10, 2020 Edition

Implementation of CARES Act The federal and state governments are working to implement the provisions of the CARES Act, signed by President Trump on 3/27/20. ACRA is following the implementation of the following CARES programs for its members: Payroll Protection...

Inside Track: Special March 30, 2020 Edition

Congress Passes $2 Trillion CARES Act – Financial Support for Businesses and Individuals Last Friday, Congress passed and President Trump signed the CARES Act, a $2 trillion effort to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 virus on the U.S. economy and assist in the...

ACRA Letter to U.S. DOT Secretary Chao

ACRA President Bill Plamondon wrote on behalf of ACRA to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Chao on March 27, 2020 seeking federal assistance with car rental concession obligations at federally-assisted airports, including Mandatory Annual Guarantees and rent...