Jesse Rothstein

University of California, Berkeley

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Associate Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the University of California, Berkeley

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More than 3 million people filed for unemployment last week. The Senate has unanimously passed the $2 trillion stimulus bill. The House is expected to approve it on Friday.

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More than 3 million people filed for unemployment last week. The Senate has unanimously passed the $2 trillion stimulus bill. The House is expected to approve it on Friday.

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