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Be An Arts Hero campaign pushing for relief bill amid pandemic

8 days ago   |   By WGN TV

The arts and culture industry is experiencing substantial losses during the pandemic.
The Brookings Institute estimates that by July this year, the industry lost over $157 billion and over 2.5 million jobs.
Chicago native Matthew-Lee Erlbach is leading a national campaign for a financial relief bill.
He's written for TV and theater, performed on TV and off-Broadway. He's currently working on a project with Rainn Wilson.
He joined WGN Weekend Morning News to talk about the push for an arts and culture relief bill that is going through Congress.
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