Enhanced Unemployment Benefits 'Part of the Problem,' US Chamber of Commerce CEO Says
U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Suzanne Clark is weighing in on enhanced unemployment benefits amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Clark was asked by Axios co-founder Mike Allen, “Do you honestly think people are staying home, not working because of $300 a week?”
“I honestly believe it’s part of the problem,” Clark responded. “I’m hearing it too often in too many communities across the country for it to be made up.”
The full interview is set to air on Sunday at 6 p.m. EST.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) shared this week that the $300...