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Walsh, Republicans spar over pace of job growth, unemployment benefits

June 10, 2021
In The News

“People still haven't been fully vaccinated. I think this is adding to peoples’ concern of going back to work. I think people are concerned about their health,” Walsh said. “I do not feel that the $300 bonus is keeping people out of work.” Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore., said high child care costs have also kept parents at home. “I've had so many conversations with people who say, I want to go back to work, but I don't have affordable child care," Bonamici said. "So we need to solve that issue.”