In the face of the coronavirus outbreak and as the U.S. House of Representatives prepares to vote on the second economic stimulus plan, a coalition of 26 organizations sent a letter to the House calling on members to do the right thing and stop holding the American people hostage to pursue a policy agenda of pet projects completely unrelated to the looming economic disaster.

The letter points to the “grab bag of handouts to special interest groups and an unrelated radical ideological wish list.” You can read the coalition letter online.