Adam Shah is the Senior Policy Analyst at Jobs With Justice.
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Saturday, August 01, 2020
The 1 Percent's Attack on Unemployment Benefits is a Sign of Our Broken Democracy
Members of the One Percent, such as former restaurateur Andrew Puzder, have urged Congress to not renew the $600 a week unemployment supplement Congress enacted as part of the CARES Act. They argue, in Puzder's words, that "this $600 per week bonus is discouraging work" for low-wage earners. No one...