PBS NewsHour

How did the stimulus checks impact everyday Americans?

Clip: 06/05/2021 | 5m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

The COVID-19 relief bill provided emergency aid to millions of Americans facing financial insecurity due to the pandemic. Despite ongoing debate over safety net policy, a new analysis of U.S. Census Bureau “household pulse” surveys looks at how the stimulus aid impacted Americans. H. Luke Shaefer, co-author of the study and Director of Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan, joins.

Aired: 06/05/21

Rating: NR

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