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Coronavirus in Texas

As Texas businesses reopen, a short-lived coronavirus safety net is dismantled

Evictions and debt collections have resumed, child care subsidies will be discontinued and those who are out of work will again have to prove they are searching for a job in order to receive unemployment benefits.

The Central Texas Food Bank hosts a food drive at the Toney Burger Activity Center in Austin on April 30, 2020.

“The best thing we can do is continue to open up”

“The hard issues that we face”

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