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The proportion of uninsured Americans has been steadily growing over the past few years, a trend that is likely to accelerate as the pandemic’s record unemployment causes many to lose their employer-sponsored health benefits.

That left 78,000 people looking for work at a time when federal unemployment benefits were running out.

The Big Corporate Rescue and the America That’s Too Small to Saveby Lydia DePillis, Justin Elliott and Paul KielSeptember 12, 2020ProPublica

We saw how effective this could be when the federal government approved the $1,200 stimulus for all Americans and $600 in additional unemployment benefits for those who lost their jobs.

The survey panel’s projected unemployment rate for December, for instance, is 2 percentage points lower now than it was when we asked just a month earlier.

Stay-at-home orders in March due to the coronavirus pandemic triggered widespread unemployment in the United States.

These areas have an average unemployment rate around 20 percent, with one in five workers still out of work.

The bill is expected to be around $500 billion and will likely include more enhanced unemployment benefits, more Paycheck Protection Program loans, and funding for a vaccine, testing, and schools.

Both Democratic and Republican leaders support extending some form of enhanced unemployment benefits in the next stimulus package.

On Tuesday, Senate Republicans said they would vote on their own legislation next week that likely will include unemployment benefits and, notably, more PPP, CNBC reported last week.

Gen Zers are just beginning to enter the workforce and are doing so amid a devastating pandemic, mass unemployment, and a recession.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.