‘They’re going to fall off a cliff’: August set to bring new financial anguish as coronavirus aid lifelines expire

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Catherine Thorbecke
ABC News
July 24, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Housing: Eviction, Unemployment, Unemployment Insurance


With COVID-19 unemployment benefits set to expire, fears over how to stay afloat Tens of millions of still-unemployed Americans will lose the supplemental $600 a week provided under the CARES Act by the end of July. Lawmakers so far have failed to agree on a new relief package.