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The $600 weekly coronavirus unemployment boost is set to end in July. 3 analyst share predictions for how Congress will replace it, including a special bonus for going back to work

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Millions of people are getting paid an extra $600 a week on top of their unemployment benefits, thanks to a coronavirus bailout from March.
That measure is set to expire at the end of July, and Democrats are pushing to extend it.
Republicans and the White House want to rein it in.
Business Insider asked three analysts what they expect to unfold. They said the next coronavirus stimulus will have a boost in unemployment payments, though at a lower amount. They also predict people would get a bonus for going back to work.
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From stimulus checks to unemployment benefits, top analysts shared their predictions for the next coronavirus bailout package. They're pegging it at $1.5 trillion

From stimulus checks to unemployment benefits, top analysts shared their predictions for the next coronavirus bailout package. They're pegging it at $1.5 trillion

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Congress and the Trump administration are negotiating another coronavirus stimulus bill.
Top analysts told us the legislation will spend $1.5 trillion in all.
They said it will provide for extra unemployment payments, shield employers from coronavirus liability, and send another round of cash to individuals.
They also predicted hospitals and doctors would get more money and that the government would subsidize health insurance plans for people who lose their jobs.
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