White unemployment applicants were more likely to get relief than Black applicants.
Instead of calculating PUA benefits based on people’s income, many states have just been paying the minimum benefit.
About year ago, the U.S. Department of Education started accepting applications from public servants to have their student loan balances wiped away. Twenty-eight thousand borrowers applied for forgiveness in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program; 96 were approved. To qualify, applicants must spend at least 10 years working for government agencies or certain kinds of nonprofits […]