Ethan R. Okura
Hawai‘i Herald Columnist

Congress recently passed two very important federal laws that were signed into law by the president in response to the COVID-19/coronavirus outbreak. This column is a summary of key points that may be of benefit to you — my dear readers — and your family members.

The first law is called the “Families First Coronavirus Response Act,” or FFCRA. The second law is titled the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act,” or CARES.

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