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COVID-19 Recession in Texas

No job, no car and living on $85 a week: Some Texans are facing economic crisis months into the pandemic

Jessica Tyson, an out-of-work hairdresser in Texarkana, says Congress cannot delay passing a second stimulus package. Listen in the weekend edition of The Brief podcast.

Jessica Tyson, 34, is an out-of-work hair stylist in Texarkana who says she's struggling to get her full unemployment.

Jessica Tyson says she’s desperate for Congress to pass another federal stimulus package.

The 34-year-old Texarkana native is an out-of-work hairdresser who’s had her car repossessed, has struggled to keep her utilities on and says she spends her days trying to get her full unemployment benefits.

Listen in the weekend edition of The Brief podcast.

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