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U.S. Congressman Bennie Thompson says the intent of the CARES Act that Congress passed was to leave no one behind—but worries the Mississippi Department of Employment Security is not doing enough. Photo courtesy U.S. House of Representatives

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Unemployed Mississippians Still Seeking Answers, Relief

March signaled the beginning of the unemployment crisis in Mississippi, as the first reports of COVID-19 led to the initial rounds of social-distancing guidelines.


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