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With Mayor Bowser adjusting the District of Columbia’s operating status in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), District residents may file for unemployment compensation. More information on how to file available at Recovery

Mayor Bowser Directs $15 Million to Purchase Ventilators and Critical Medical Equipment

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser directed an additional $15,000,000 of the District’s Contingency Cash Reserve Fund to be used for the purchase of ventilators, personal protective equipment, testing supplies, medical supplies, and other necessary equipment for DC’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19). To date, Mayor Bowser has directed $53.15 million to the District’s COVID-19 response and recovery.

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