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Coronavirus in Texas

In Texas, the lowest-income workers don’t qualify for additional unemployment aid

Nearly 350,000 Texans don't qualify for the extra payment because they either earned too little from the work they lost or didn't indicate on paperwork that they lost their jobs due to the pandemic.

Cars line up for a drive-thru food distribution hosted by the Central Texas Food Bank at the Travis County Expo Center on June 30, 2020 in Austin.

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