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Unless Congress acts fast, tens of millions of Americans will lose their unemployment benefits, causing economic damage that may be impossible to contain

Unless Congress takes action soon, the millions of Americans who have become unemployed during the pandemic will lose all of their unemployment benefits. The episode of Pitchfork Economics features an interview with Ioana Marinescu, an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy and Practice, to further explain why robust unemployment protections are important for everyone.