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9 questions about how to get the coronavirus stimulus funds, answered

Posted on AllSides April 3rd, 2020
From The Left
Economy and Jobs, coronavirus, stimulus checks, CARES Act

How to access the direct payments, unemployment insurance, and small-business loans in the CARES Act.

The early numbers from the coronavirus economic crisis are grim. Millions of Americans are waiting for federal help in the form of direct payments, unemployment insurance benefits, or food assistance.

Last week, Congress officially passed a $2 trillion stimulus package, called the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, aimed at helping workers, businesses, and states deal with the economic fallout from efforts to curb the coronavirus outbreak.

Though relief is on the way,...

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