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It’s About to Get Worse: Streets of NYC on Cut-Off of Unemployment Help


We went onto the streets of NYC to talk to workers and unemployed people about the pending cut off of the $600 weekly unemployment benefit and the expiration of the federal moratorium on foreclosures and evictions. While 51 million Americans are out of work, and 1 out of 3 saying they cannot afford rent, the next relief bill is far from a sure thing — and far from satisfactory.

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