Guest View: The looming battle over pandemic unemployment insurance

Published Jun 11, 2020. By Tori Gorman.
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The Looming Battle Over Pandemic Unemployment Insurance

Thursday, June 11, 2020

The economic devastation imposed by the coronavirus has been swift, steep, and wholly unlike any prior recession. In March, the government purposely induced a nationwide economic coma to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus and deployed bazookas of money to minimize the disruption. These efforts were necessarily extraordinary and justified - Americans needed to stay home.