Economists Think Congress Should Keep Paying Unemployed Workers $600 A Week — Or Even More

Graphics by Jasmine Mithani Congress is back in session, and it has a weighty task before it — figuring out what to do about the economy as COVID-19 infections spike across the country and states roll back their reopenings. One central point of tension: the $600-per-week supplemental unemployment insurance benefit that was enacted in March … Continue reading Economists Think Congress Should Keep Paying Unemployed Workers $600 A Week — Or Even More