Nearly 1 Million Michigan residents will be in line to get the extra $300 a week in Federal unemployment payments put up by President Trump in his recent Executive Order. However the state will not be chipping in the $100 most other states will be under the plan.
When government controls the means of production and pricing of anything, it means job losses. This is a major threat from proposals for socialist price controls on medicine in the U.S. The Executive Order to implement International Price Indexing (IPI) - price controls - for medicine will be a job killer.
As part of the next phase of coronavirus relief, some Members of Congress want to extend unemployment benefits. However, the $600 unemployment bonus is having a counter, negative effect as many businesses cannot entice workers to return to their jobs.