CAP’s Neera Tanden: President Trump’s Executive Orders Would Unilaterally Cut Unemployment Benefits, Drain Social Security

Washington, D.C. August 8, 2020 – Today, after the U.S. Senate majority failed to even vote on any legislation to address the coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump signed executive orders purportedly regarding unemployment benefits, eviction protections, student loans, and a payroll tax deferral. Following the announcement of the orders, Neera Tanden, president and CEO of the Center for American Progress, issued the […]