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COVID-19 Recession in Texas

More than 315,000 gig workers and independent contractors in Texas will lose unemployment relief without action from Congress

Although normally ineligible, gig workers and independent contractors qualified for unemployment aid during the pandemic. The assistance is set to expire at the end of December.

San Marcos Barbershop at The Square in San Marcos on April 10, 2020.

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