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The UK towns and cities facing ‘double distress’ as coronavirus recession bites

Communities already gripped by unemployment are set to be plunged deeper into misery as the coronavirus jobs crisis unfolds, a report warns tonight. Neighbourhoods battling “employment deprivation” face being hit harder by looming job cuts, according to a study by the Communities in Charge campaign. It says: “We found that 44% of neighbourhoods in the […]

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White House chief of staff details plan for unemployment benefits; pins recovery on therapeutics and vaccine

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows appeared on ABC’s “This Week.” July 26, 2020, 2:44 PM 8 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article As 25 million people prepare for the expiration of expanded pandemic unemployment assistance, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows attempted to push back Sunday against speculation that […]

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Latinos are dying, seeing unemployment at higher rates

CLOSE The coronavirus is causing major stresses in households. Here’s a look at how the country is doing and tips on how to cope with mental health issues. USA TODAY SAN FRANCISCO – In a city where 16% of the population is Latino, physician Alicia Fernandez is alarmed by the overwhelming number of Latino patients she […]

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Rescue Bill Would Extend Unemployment Benefits To Gig Workers : NPR

The economic rescue package passed by the Senate this week would let gig workers and other self-employed people seek unemployment benefits they wouldn’t normally qualify for. John Minchillo/AP hide caption toggle caption John Minchillo/AP The economic rescue package passed by the Senate this week would let gig workers and other self-employed people seek unemployment benefits […]

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