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USA – Millions of workers will lose their safety net this Labor Day if Congress doesn’t act (Brookings)

Annelies Goger

Labor Day is a federal holiday honoring the nation’s workers. This year, however, it will coincide with a damaging moment for those workers: the expiration of unemployment insurance (UI) benefits for millions of Americans who involuntarily lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Millions of workers will lose their safety net this Labor Day if Congress doesn’t act (brookings.edu)