Many Americans Working 40hrs Per Week, Yet Live Below Poverty Line – Biden Laments
The American President , Joe Biden has lamented the economic crisis rocking America disclosing that many Americans are working multiple jobs culminating in over 40 hours per week and still live below the poverty line.
Biden said his government cannot allow people to be panged by hunger under his watch, stressing his policies will lift over 12 millions Americans out of poverty.
The President said this during Press Briefing on Friday at the White House, Washington DC.
According to him, over 5.1 Americans are drawing unemployment benefits from states.
Federal minimum wage will be raised to 15hr per hour. $1.9trn will be injected into the economy to fight hunger deepening the economic crisis, President Biden disclosed.
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