DRACUT, Mass. — As Massachusetts makes some strides to flatten the curve of COVID-19 infections, there’s another curve that the state is still waiting on to improve.

 

David Lewis of consulting firm Operations Inc. told Boston 25 News that, “so far we haven’t seen a flattening of the unemployment curve.”

The Federal CARES Act is the biggest push to flatten that curve, but Lewis said part of the problems is that two of the components of it are working against each other: the unemployment benefit and the Paycheck Protection Program.

 

Source: Boston 25 News

Full Boston25 Article

More Coronavirus News