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COVID-19 Recession in Texas

Texans still face obstacles to collecting unemployment benefits months into the coronavirus pandemic's economic crisis

Last week, another 106,821 Texans filed for unemployment. Already, the agency has processed more than four typical years' worth of unemployment claims since mid-March.

The Texas Workforce Commission Building in Austin on March 30, 2020.
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The impact on Texas’ economy

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