In wake of coronavirus, a looming epidemic of evictions

Torri Donley

Unite Here! union members circle around the U.S. Capitol on June 17 during a car caravan for racial and economic justice. (Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images) With the unemployment rate still more than 10 percent and eviction protections lapsing across the country, housing experts say millions of Americans could lose […]

McConnell eyes virus aid as evictions, benefits cuts loom

Torri Donley

WASHINGTON (AP) — An eviction moratorium is lifting. Extra unemployment benefits are ending. Parents are being called to work, but schools are struggling to reopen for fall as the COVID-19 crisis shows no signs of easing. With Congress bracing for the next coronavirus aid package, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell […]