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Save Dives, Save Lives: Paying Bars To Close Could Slow The Spread Of COVID-19 – HuffPost

There’s a bipartisan proposal to bail out the restaurant industry, though its prospects are uncertain.

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Some 100,000 restaurants have permanently closed since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and the unemployment rate for restaurant workers sits at 16.4%, more than twice the national average. 
As the weather turns cold, the picture is going to get even more bleak. The restaurants that have been able to struggle through by relying on outdoor seating will be less able to keep up with their expenses as patios and sidewalks become inhospitable. 
Inside dining, even in limited capacities, will pose…

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