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As more states look to end federal enhanced unemployment, nearly 2 million people could lose at least some of their unemployment benefits – CBS News

Some progressives say the Labor Department could continue federal benefits to some of the workers not eligible for state unemployment benefits.

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Nearly 2 million Americans could lose at least some — and in many cases all — of their federal unemployment benefits starting next month, as a growing number of Republican governors have announced they will end their states’ participation in the federal programs as coronavirus pandemic restrictions ease. 
But some progressives are calling on the Biden administration to find ways to continue at least some of that aid, and the administration is examining the matter. 
The end of federal enhanced…

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