Jun 29 2020
Jun 18 2020
Cutting off Additional Unemployment Benefits While Millions are Unemployed Would be a Human and Economic Catastrophe
Jun 04 2020
The CARES Act provided a $600 weekly federal benefit supplement, known as Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC). Allowing FPUC to expire as scheduled on July 31st not only would damage the well-being of American families, but it also would strike a severe blow to businesses and the economy. Data from April show that FPUC alone offset roughly 30 percent of the loss in private-sector wages and salaries.