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  On this edition of Your Call, we’ll discuss COVID's fall surge. According to the Covid Tracking Project, the US is averaging 48,000 new cases a day, the highest numbers since mid-August.

What Will It Take To Tackle The COVID Economic Crisis & Growing Inequality?

Sep 15, 2020
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  On this edition of Your Call, we’re speaking with former Labor Secretary Robert Reich about the economic crisis and growing inequality. As of mid-August, more than 29 million Americans were receiving some sort of unemployment insurance.

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On this edition of Your Call, we're discussing how the loss of additional unemployment benefits is impacting people who are struggling. Two months ago, House Democrats passed a bill to extend the extra $600 a week in federal benefits. Republicans want to reduce benefits to $200 a week.

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On this edition Your Call, we’ll speak with former Labor Secretary Robert Reich about the current state of the US economy.

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On this edition of Your Call, we’re speaking with small business owners about how they’ve been affected by COVID-19.

US Workers Need Financial Relief Now

Mar 23, 2020
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On this edition of Your Call, we’re discussing the dire need for economic relief as millions of US workers are being laid off or losing their jobs.