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People Are Sharing Heartbreaking Unemployment Stories On Reddit

People Are Sharing Heartbreaking Unemployment Stories On Reddit

People across the political spectrum may disagree on how to deal with the immediate economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, but nobody is denying that it’s wreaking havoc on individual Americans and families who are struggling just to stay afloat.

That Congress still hasn’t come up with an additional stimulus package shortly after the enhanced unemployment benefits ran out, and months after the measly $1200 checks most Americans burned through is beyond frustrating. That Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell adjourned the chamber for recess until September without devising any sort of plan is downright reprehensible. And the fallout is being felt across the country.

Washington Post reporter Jeff Stein took to Twitter recently to share screenshots from the r/Unemployment subreddit, highlighting just how dire things have gotten for too many people.

“I’m on way to another state for a medical emergency with my fiance and I’m broke,” wrote…

People Are Sharing Unemployment Stories That Show How Bad Things Have Gotten Around The Country

People across the political spectrum may disagree on how to deal with the immediate economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, but nobody is denying that it’s wreaking havoc on individual Americans and families who are struggling just to stay afloat.



People Are Sharing Heartbreaking Unemployment Stories On Reddit

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