‘Epic catastrophe’: America braces for millions of evictions as coronavirus aid talks stall in Washington

//‘Epic catastrophe’: America braces for millions of evictions as coronavirus aid talks stall in Washington

‘Epic catastrophe’: America braces for millions of evictions as coronavirus aid talks stall in Washington

Activists and relief groups in the United States are scrambling to head off a monumental wave of evictions nationwide, as the coronavirus crisis leaves tens of millions at risk of homelessness.The jobs catastrophe sparked by the global health emergency and the tepid rebound in the world’s largest economy have left Americans struggling to pay rent and vulnerable to eviction.Hopes for relief in the form of a fresh aid package from Washington were dashed as partisan bickering scuppered the latest…

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