The Trump Coronavirus executive orders cannot extend unemployment benefits. That power lies with the Congress according to experts.
"Some experts have expressed confusion over the legality of a plan to unilaterally extend federal unemployment benefits. White House officials have studied using leftover money approved by Congress for use by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. But it is unclear if the administration can repurpose those funds for unemployment benefits without violating the Antideficiency Act, a federal budgeting law.
'States cannot pay unemployment insurance benefits in a way that has not been authorized by Congress through enactment of legislation,' said Michele Evermore, an unemployment insurance expert at the National Employment Law Project. 'By definition, states' administration of unemployment insurance must conform to federal law -- and there is no federal law on the books allowing for an additional sum..." The Washington Post
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