As we approach the deadline for the expanded coronavirus unemployment payments to end, we look at some of the key questions around benefits.
If Congress doesn't act, Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation is set to expire on July 31.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis reports that personal income rose by 10.5% in April. But without government relief payments, it would have fallen by roughly 5%.
The $3 trillion bill proposes another round of direct checks to Americans.
About 20 million Americans are still waiting.
That's almost triple what the Treasury borrowed in the 2019 accounting year.