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COVID-19 Recession in Texas

Coronavirus in Texas: 250,000 Texans with approved unemployment claims have yet to request payment

Live updates: To receive benefits, people who filed for unemployment must request payments every two weeks on an assigned day.

The entrance of a convience store in downtown Austin on May 21, 2020.

What you need to know Wednesday:

250,000 Texans with approved unemployment claims have yet to request payment

Texas reports 57,921 cases and 1,562 deaths

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