Sens. Tom Carper, D-Delaware, and John Cornyn, R-Texas, led 41 of their Senate colleagues in sending a letter May 22 to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, and Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-New York, asking them to include support for independent live music venues in any upcoming coronavirus relief legislation."Live event venues were among the first to close as COVID-19 spread across the country, and they are likely to be among the last to reopen," wrote the senators. [...]