Oct 7, 2020
Pandemic relief whiplash
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President Trump says he's cutting off negotiations, then later calls for a piecemeal approach. Plus, Maine homeless coalitions prepare for more evictions. And, a new report finds the Trump administration is actually increasing the size of the federal workforce.
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After saying relief will have to wait until after the election, Trump then tweeted he'd be willing to sign certain stimulus measures into law.
Maine homeless agencies are stockpiling food, opening temporary shelters and more to meet the need.
That's in spite of promises to drastically reduce the number of people working for the government.
David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
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