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Cash payments give Americans crucial economic support

COVID-19 is both a public health and an economic crisis. The stock market has been volatile, businesses have closed their doors, and millions are staying home to limit the spread of the virus. In our state, we’ve seen social distancing become the norm and thousands of essential workers put their lives on the line daily.  All of this means we in Connecticut and across America are feeling unprecedented emotional, physical, and economic pain.